Psychotherapy & Counselling Service Lead Required: Greater London
Richmond, Greater London
£29,000 per year (pro rata)
his is an exciting opportunity to lead our developed and respected Psychotherapy and Counselling Service, which has been providing long term counselling interventions to local residents since 1988.
Our service offers a range of therapies which aim to provide individuals with the support and opportunity to work through their difficulties in depth with a professional therapist.
The service is self-funded, and we offer sliding scale rates to make sure that we are accessible to all.
We are looking for a skilled and qualified counselling professional, registered with UKCP or BACP and with substantial experience of working with complex cases, to coordinate and develop our Psychotherapy & Counselling Service.
You will provide leadership and direction to the team and build capacity through successful outreach and business development of the service.
You will ensure that infrastructures to develop quality interventions and support are implemented throughout the service, and that this is recognised through effective outcome measurement, and achieving BACP accreditation.
As well as having an empathy with the core values of RBMind, the successful applicant will have excellent project management skills and extensive experience of working in counselling support services.
We are looking for a confident and versatile communicator with outstanding relationship-building skills, and the ability to provide empathy and guided support to staff, volunteer counsellors and clients.
Richmond Borough Mind values diversity and difference.
We welcome applicants from all sections of the community, particularly individuals with lived experience of mental health problems.
The closing date for applications is 9am Mon 28th October 2019.
Interviews are provisionally scheduled to take place Mon 4th November 2019.
Closing date: 28 October 2019