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Children and Young People Counsellors (central Scotland)

  • Part time
  • £25,000 – £29,500 pro-rata
  • Central Scotland
  • Closing 30th October 2020

  • Advertised from 13th October 2020
  • minimum 3 days - 5 days per week.


Are you a Counsellor qualified to provide counselling to children and young people and looking to work in a school-based setting? If so, we have immediate opportunities for Children and Young People counsellors to join our team.

As one of the largest providers of school-based counselling services in Scotland, The Spark is committed to ensuring all children and young people (CYP) have access to appropriate, professional support to cope with challenging life experiences.

Our award-winning counselling service utilises a short-term integrative approach and we have opportunities available for CYP counsellors to join our team in school settings across central Scotland.

Additionally, at The Spark we offer a range of professional SQA and COSCA accredited training courses including the Diploma in Relational Counselling, Supervisor Training and Train the Trainer, subject to individual acceptance on each course.

Clinical supervision is provided in house, free of charge, on a monthly basis.

CYP Counsellors will be required for a minimum of 3 days per week up to 5 days per week.

To be considered you will need to:

· Be fully qualified to provide counselling to children and young people

· A registered member of your governing body

· Have access to your own vehicle to travel to locations across all of central Scotland (travel expenses available).

Reasons to work with us

Company pension scheme

Generous annual leave entitlement

Excellent training & development opportunities

Flexible working

Application notes

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, 30th October 2020.

Interviews are expected to take place in Glasgow.

To be considered for these exciting opportunities with The Spark please complete an application form and return to us using the details included on the form.