Self-Employed Counsellor Required: London


Closing Date: 25 September 2020

Solace Women’s Aid

Location: Islington (currently based at home)
Ref: SWA2983
Salary: £140 per day 
Hours: 15 hours (2 days ) per week
Contract type: Self-employed
Interview date:
Vacancy Reference: SWA2983


Solace Women’s Aid is an innovative, exciting, grassroots charity working across London. Our purpose is to bring to an end the harm done through domestic and sexual violence to all survivors, and in particular women and children. Our work is holistic and empowering, working alongside survivors to achieve independent lives free from abuse.

You will be joining a team of committed and inspiring individuals whose dedication has saved the lives of thousands of women, men and children in the capital. We are looking for friendly and diligent individuals to join our services and help us make a difference.

About the Service

Counselling service provides one-to-one counselling up to 16 sessions to survivors of VAWG. LBI counselling provides counselling for survivors of VAWG of all genders, including male survivors and LBTQI+ survivors who are aged 18+ and are living in Islington.

About the Role

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic counsellor who is experienced in providing direct and dedicated therapeutic support to all genders who have experienced domestic abuse.

The successful candidate will provide weekly one to one therapeutic support, which can be accessed online, over the phone or in person.  You will work within a model that consists of trauma focused, multi-modal interventions with an objective of optimising resilience, facilitating sustainable recovery and supporting survivors in their journey in post-traumatic recovery.

This post is funded by London Borough of Islington

We welcome the applications from individuals within LGB+ community


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