Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £24,250 – £27,911 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 28th June 2019


  • Advertised from 7th June 2019
  • 17.5 hours per week.

Role

To join a small specialist team in delivering one-to-one therapy to people affected by homelessness in order to reduce psychological distress and support clients’ safety, health and development. This will involve working at specified low threshold homelessness services, managing a caseload of clients and maintaining electronic case notes. It will involve specific responsibility for working with a non-traditional client group and with a range of issues including disorganised attachment, ACEs and complex trauma. The candidate should be psychodynamically trained to at least diploma level, have practitioner registration/accreditation with a relevant professional body and be able to demonstrate a non-judgemental approach to their work. Experience of working with vulnerable people is essential.

The successful candidate will require PVG Scheme membership for Regulated Work with Adults and will be required to join the Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check prior to being confirmed in post. The post carries a generous annual leave entitlement and a 5% employer pension contribution.

This post is funded by Comic Relief until 31st March 2022.

Application notes

To download an application pack for this post, please see attachments below or telephone (0141) 221-0169 (option 2).

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th June.

Interview date to be confirmed.


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