Sessional Counsellor (Self-Employed) Required: Cheshire & Merseyside


31st March 2019 

£20 – £25 per hour


Sessional 2019


Location: Warrington, Additional locations: Halton, Chester, Cheshire West and Chester, Macclesfield, Cheshire East


Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Centre (Cheshire & Merseyside)

Specialist Counsellor (Self-employed Sessional)

Sessions currently available in Macclesfield & Halton

(Further opportunities in Cheshire & Merseyside may be available)


Self-employed sessional counsellors are required to join a team of specialist counsellors delivering time-limited therapy to people aged 13 and over who have experienced sexual violence.

Counselling will take place in locations across Cheshire, including Halton and Macclesfield.  We also provide a telephone counselling service.

£20 – 25 per session dependent upon experience


Interviews will take place in Warrington

Essential Skills:

  • Recognised professional qualification to Post Graduate Diploma level
  • Eligible for Accreditation with BACP or equivalent governing body
  • Two years post qualification experience
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • A clear understanding of the effects of sexual violence
  • Experience of working therapeutically with survivors of sexual violence
  • Experience of providing trauma focused interventions
  • Experience of providing time limited counselling
  • Experience of working with young people (age 13 and over)
  • Ability to provide psycho-education & coping techniques
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills
  • A good level of competency in IT skills


Closing date for completed applications: 31st March 2019 


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