VOCAL is the leading carer organisation in Edinburgh and Midlothian. We are seeking a qualified and experienced counsellor to provide counselling to adult carers aged 18 years and over. The counselling service is on the COSCA Register of Recognised Organisations. Sessional counsellors receive individual clinical supervision from a supervisor employed by VOCAL and will report to the Counselling Service Manager who will line manage the work.
Aims of the counselling service
Provide counselling to adult carers (18 and older) who provide unpaid care to a family member, partner, relative or friend who requires help to manage a long term illness, disability, physical or mental health problem or drug/alcohol addiction in Edinburgh and/or Midlothian.
Tasks and responsibilities
Essential qualifications and experience
Desirable qualifications and experience
Please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to email@example.com or by post to Counselling Service Manager, c/o VOCAL Carers’ Hub, 60 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 5HB.
For further information please contact Angela on 0131 4668082.
Closing date: Monday 30 December 2019, 12noon
Interviews: Week commencing 13 January 2020