Counsellor - Sandyford Counselling and Support Services
Sandyford Initiative

Job reference: 034417

Location: Sandyford Initiative

Job closing date: 11/11/2020

Job posted date: 22/10/2020

Salary: Band 6 (£31,800 - £39,169)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Personal and Social Care

Hours of work: 18

Department: Sandyford Counselling and Support Services

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

The Counsellor will be trained to post graduate Diploma or equivalent, from an accredited establishment and have minimum relevant post-qualifying experience. The counsellor will have expert knowledge of therapeutic interventions, particularly in the area of trauma-related counselling. You will work with clients who meet SCASS criteria, including specialist areas such as CSA, Gender & Sexual Identity, SRP Choices, Archway, and Sexual Problems. You will work autonomously to provide individual assessment & counselling sessions to men, women, and young people. You will monitor, develop & review treatment to meet specific client needs. You will manage a caseload of clients who present with a range of trauma-related issues of moderate to severe complexity, related to their sexual health & psychological well-being.  You are required to hold a post graduate diploma (or equivalent) in counselling from an accredited establishment and to have significant post-qualifying experience.  You should have full membership of an appropriate professional counselling body (e.g. BACP or COSCA)  This post is for part time and the hours are 18 hours per week.   The shift pattern for this post is worked over 3 days.  There are 2 Fixed Term posts for 12 months.

Informal Contact: Eileen McDade, Senior Counsellor, Tel No: 0141 211 6700

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs .   

(Please note the salary is Pro Rata) for part time hours.


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