BANK COUNSELLOR (CARITAS SCHOOLS’ SERVICE)
Bank rate SCP19-26, £14.78 – £17.66 per hour
Qualification Bar at SCP24
BASED ACROSS THE DIOCESE OF SALFORD
Closing date: Monday, 5 July 2021 at 10:00am
Interview: Monday, 12 July 2021
Due to the pandemic interviews will be conducted via Zoom
Caritas has been inundated with requests of work from Schools, therefore in addition to the recent Bank Counsellor position Caritas advertised we would like to recruit for another Bank Counsellor post for 1 day per week for 1 term initially, with a view to increasing.
We require a bank Counsellor to provide a counselling and family support service in schools across the Diocese of Salford according to each school’s formal agreement.
You will work with pupils referred to the Caritas Schools’ Service on a variety of issues, providing a non-judgemental, caring and confidential environment for them to work through their problems and difficulties.
For the position you will have experience of individual counselling and Therapeutic / group work with children. You will also be flexible and have competent IT skills.
Registration with BACP or UKCP is essential.
Due to the sensitive nature of the post, an offer will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.
The post holder must hold a full UK Driving Licence, with the use of a car insured for business purpose.