Youth Counsellor(s) / Associate Counsellors: Lifelink Across Scotland
Glasgow, West Dunbartonshire, Renfrewshire
Closing Date: Monday 22nd April
Counsellor Grade 5/5a (£24,500 – £29,000) / Associate rate £17.50-18.50 p/h
(placement dependant on experience and accreditation status)
Youth Counsellor(s) / Associate counsellors (youth and adult) – up to 28 hrs p/w
Interviews will be held on Friday 26th April in Glasgow
Recruiter: Lifelink Social Entreprise
Lifelink is a social enterprise delivering exceptional levels of service to a wide-ranging client portfolio.
Long standing strategic and local relationships exist with our partners including, but not limited to, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Glasgow City Council, Scottish Prison Service and a wide range of local partners specialising in mental health and wellbeing, employability, addictions and financial advice.
As the business continues to grow and develop, we are looking to attract experienced Counsellors and self-employed Associates to deliver therapeutic counselling services to adults and young people across a wide range of community settings, including schools.
Lifelink is a member of the BACP and adheres to the BACP ethical framework for good practice in counselling, psychotherapy and counselling skills.
We also ensure that all practitioners employed by Lifelink are members of BACP/BABCP or equivalent and are suitably qualified.
Applicants who bring demonstrable experience of the following areas will be prioritised:
- Experience of working with young people, preferably in a school setting
- Experience of delivering time limited, solution focused approaches (SSW; 4:8 model)
- Excellent IT skills and comfortable with use of hand-held devices and apps
- Experience of recording comprehensive client progress notes and improvement data, preferably using CORE measurement tools and processes