Counsellor - SCASS - Sandyford Counselling and Support Sevices
Sandyford Initiative

Job reference: 076215

Location: Sandyford Initiative

Job closing date: 24/11/2021

Job posted date: 10/11/2021

Salary: Band 6 (£33,072 - £40,736)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Personal and Social Care

Hours of work: 18, 21

Department: Sandyford Counselling and Support Services

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

The Counsellor will be trained to post-graduate Counselling Diploma or equivalent, from an accredited establishment and have minimum post[1]qualifying experience of 2 years and 800 hours practice. The counsellor will have expert knowledge of therapeutic interventions, particularly in the area of trauma-related counselling. They will work with clients who meet SCASS criteria, including specialist areas such as Childhood Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Gender & Sexual Identity, SRP Choices (MSM), Archway SARC, Sexual Problems. They will work autonomously to provide individual assessment & counselling sessions to men, women, and young people. They will monitor, develop & review treatment to meet specific client needs. The Counsellor 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. Contact details for Informal contact Name Eileen McDade Contact Number 0141 211 6700 Email

Informal Contact: Eileen McDade, Senior Counsellor, Tel No: 0141 211 6700 / 07786255250

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

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have.

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


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