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Wellbeing Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £25,245 – £28,050 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 15th August 2022

  • Advertised from 26th July 2022
  • Salary: Grade 6. 21 hours per week (Includes day evening and weekend work as required) (Flexible working, part-time hours, or job-sharing arrangements will be considered for the right candidate)



GCA is looking to recruit a Wellbeing Counsellor who will hold sessions with individual staff to support them as they support their clients. From time to time this may include group sessions with staff around common themes. This will all be undertaken in a safe and trauma informed setting which will encourage individuals to look at their own practice and wellbeing. There may be some requirement for supporting people with personal issues.

Organisation Profile:

GCA is a voluntary organisation working to reduce the harm caused by addiction through the provision of a range of high quality therapeutic and support services, including counselling, community justice support and mentoring, groupwork, women’s service, employability support for adults and young people, prevention, education and training. All of our services are delivered with a trauma informed approach.

In return for choosing to work for GCA, the benefits you will receive are:

  • Very generous annual leave entitlement: full time employees start with an annual leave entitlement of 37 days (inclusive of 12 bank holidays) which increases to 38 days after 2 years, 40 days after 5 years and 42 days after 10 years length of service.
  • 5 duvet days where employees may take time off at short notice.
  • Death in service policy of 2 times salary.
  • Cycle to work scheme where employees can save money on a new bike and spread the cost.
  • Training and development commitment to help employees perform to the best of their abilities.

Application notes

For an application pack please head to our website

If you need the application form in an alternative format please contact GCA 14 North Claremont Street, Glasgow G3 7LE Tel: 0141 353 1800 or e-mail us at

Please note: A PVG membership will be required for this post. This will be arranged by Glasgow Council on Alcohol.

No CV’s please, submit completed applications to:

Closing date for applications: Monday 15th August 2022 12 noon