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Counsellor (Maternity Leave)

  • Part time
  • £28,706 pro-rata
  • Initially Home Working & then The Junction, Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd June 2020

  • Advertised from 20th May 2020
  • Pro rata: £17,223 - 21 Hours per week, Flexible including evenings & weekends. Maternity Cover – Ends 31st Dec 2020.


The Junction – Young People, Health & Wellbeing is a multi award-winning organisation established in 2005 that provides a range of health and wellbeing services for young people. You can find out more about our services at

We are looking for an experienced young person’s Counsellor for a maternity cover role. The role will provide trauma informed counselling with young people aged 12-21 accessing The Junctions nested provision model. A key focus of this role will be supporting young people in response to the trauma and impact of Coronavirus.

Application notes

Closing Date: Wednesday 3rd June – 5pm

Interviews to be held (via Zoom) week beginning the 8th June

Informal Enquiries to Suzanne Campbell , Service Manager via

During the COVID-19 pandemic, our priority is to protect the health and wellbeing of the individuals we support, our staff and our communities.

We will ensure a safe recruitment process, in line with guidance from the NHS in Scotland and the Scottish Government.

The post is supported by The National Lottery Community Fund.