This vacancy has now closed

Youth Therapeutic Worker and Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £24,557 – £27,747 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 1st December 2022

  • Advertised from 7th November 2022
  • Hours: 22.5 hrs per week. Contract: fixed term 12 months.


We are looking for a qualified counsellor either accredited or working towards accreditation, to work within our existing therapeutic and counselling service, currently operational within a collection of schools in Glasgow and the community of Parkhead.

This role will have an emphasis on counselling young people within community settings to offer professional assistance aimed at improving mental health, wellbeing and personal development. We aim to provide help in dealing with a variety of issues as well as developing personal coping strategies to ultimately reduce the risk of homelessness.

Candidates will require experience of professional counselling, a demonstrable passion for working with people from a range of backgrounds and a personal drive to see young people thrive, flourish and overcome personal challenges.

The role is open to opportunities for flexible working in conversation with the UpStream Counselling & Families Manager.

Application notes

To find out more and apply please visit our website

Closing date: No later than 10am on Thursday 1 December 2022

Interview date: Thursday 8 December 2022