We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Moira Anderson Foundation (MAF), a values based organisation, that supports children and adults of all genders affected by Childhood Sexual Abuse. We are recruiting a Client Support Officer to work with adult clients and join our existing team of fifteen at our base in Airdrie.
Warmth, empathy and compassion are key attributes for this role. The Client Support Officer will have experience of working with people affected by mental health issues; have an understanding of trauma and the issues that affect survivors of CSA. COSCA Counselling Skills (or working towards it) or relevant training in a paid or unpaid capacity is an advantage. Other relevant experience will be considered.
The post is for 21 hours per week. The centre is open Monday to Friday and we will require the successful candidate to work on a Wednesday and Thursday, including a late night (till 7pm), the third day is negotiable.
The salary is £24,631 per annum pro rata. The post is permanent, on-going funding will be sought to maintain it. Induction training and clinical supervision will be provided, as well as enhanced employer pension contribution (following 3-month probationary period), death in benefit scheme and attractive holiday leave benefits.
This is an opportunity to join a first-class team making a real difference to survivors of CSA.
Please send your completed application form, along with a covering letter explaining why you think you will be suitable for the role, to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please state which role you are applying for.
MAF is an Equal Opportunities employer and holds the Investors In People Platinum Award. This post is considered to be regulated work with protected adults and children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly, you will be required to become a member of the PVG scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a member. We will seek references from your current employer as part of the selection process.
We also have LGBT Bronze Award to demonstrate our commitment to the LGBT Community.
The closing date is Tuesday 30th November at 5pm.
Interviews will be held in Airdrie on 8 & 9th December. Only candidates chosen for interview will be notified.
You will be required to wear a face mask when moving around the building (unless exempt) and complete a COVID-19 health questionnaire.
Charity No SC 29979.
Tel: 01236 602890 Website: moiraanderson.org