Part time Counsellor Required: Norwich, Norfolk
The Norwich Centre
Salary: £23,660 p.a. (£13 per hour) pro rata
The Norwich Centre has a vacancy for a part time counsellor.
The contract runs for one year working with young people, age 18-25 with mild to moderate mental health issues.
This is an opportunity to help us to create a project focussing on the needs of young people, and help us to develop the service.
This is a one year contract for one day per week, which may expand into further hours as we develop the service. Please note the weekly allowance for hours covers five sessions with clients of 50-60 minutes, or equivalent exploratory sessions, plus administration and liaison. The hours will be worked over a minimum of one and a maximum of two days per week.
This is a one year fixed term contract.
£23,660 p.a. (£13 per hour) pro rata
You will be entitled 6 weeks pro rata paid leave per annum. In addition your entitlement will include a pro rata allowance for public holidays.
Qualifications and experience:
Person-centred counsellor qualified to post-graduate/graduate Diploma level
Minimum one year post-qualification experience
Minimum 300 client hours of which at least 100 should be with young people 18- 25
BACP Registered and working towards accreditation.
Flexible and able to provide additional hours when required.
Experience of ongoing and time sensitive counselling
Training in and experience of online working
Up to date knowledge of counselling and therapeutic policy and practice relating to working with young people including local developments and local provision.
Up to date and in depth knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions
Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
Excellent organisational skills
Good communication skills written and spoken Competent with IT including social media and Microsoft Office