Lead Counsellor (East London Rape Crisis) Required: London


Closing Date: 11th December 2020

Salary: £25,600-£27,200 (pro rata £32,000- £34,000)

East London Rape Crisis

Ref: nia 012

Hours: Part time: 28 hours per week

Term: Currently funded until March 2022

You will be responsible for running and delivering the Crisis High Risk intervention service through one to one support and counselling to female survivors of sexual violence within a feminist framework. You will also work alongside the Counselling Manager to offer clinical support to the counsellors, carry out initial assessments, review risks and manage waiting lists. This post will also involve supporting the East London Rape Crisis Management team to meet outcome and output targets and further develop the counselling service.

We are looking for a highly organised and self-motivated woman who is passionate about ending male violence against women. You will have a ‘can-do’ approach and demonstrable commitment to nia’s feminist approach to supporting women and their children to be safer.  You must be BACP or UKCP accredited and have experience of working with survivors of sexual violence. A qualification in therapeutic counselling supervision and experience of delivering group work is highly desirable. Experience of working in digital environments and training in transcultural counselling is desirable but not necessary.

Closing Date: 10am, 11th December 2020
Interview date: 18th December 2020


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