Lead Counsellor Required: Colchester, Essex
Location: Mid & North East Essex Mind The Constantine Centre 272a Mersea Road Colchester, Essex CO2 8QZ
Salary: £25,528 – £29,464 per annum pro rata
Job Type: Permanent
Working pattern: Part time
Pay Scheme: Other
30 hours per week
The Lead Counsellor holds operational responsibility for the clinical management of Mid & North East Essex Minds counselling services, supporting, motivating and performance managing counselling members. The Lead ensures high quality service delivery in line with good practice and professional requirements, monitors and evaluates impact and outcomes and establishes relevant processes. The Lead works closely with the Psychological, Wellbeing Service Manager to develop appropriate services while ensuring BACP accreditation is maintained.
Working independently and with autonomy within defined operational policies and procedures, with support from the Psychological, Wellbeing Service Manager and to perform in accordance with BACP Ethics and Guidelines.
The post holder will also be required to deliver workshops and group work such as anger management, stress awareness and self-esteem which will provide specialist support for service users and will be required to work with other organisations to increase mental health awareness