Young persons counsellor
(2x 15hr posts OR 1x 30hr post)
Hours: 15 or 30 hours per week
Working hours will mainly be early evening, after school hours. Typical hours of work are Monday to Thursday 12pm to 8pm.
Salary: £25,500 per annum (pro-rata)
Term: 12 month fixed term agreement – possible extension if funding available
Location: Hybrid working, home based using phone/ online platforms. Face to face work at Visyon bases including Congleton, Crewe and possible other outreach locations in the Congleton and Crewe area.
Visyon is a charity that supports the emotional health and wellbeing of children, young people and their families, across Cheshire and into North Staffordshire, through the provision of a range of services; including one-to-one counselling, group work, mentoring, and family support work.
The post holder will work as part of the Visyon Therapeutic Team, providing a wide range of time-bound, outcome focused counselling, and group interventions to children, young people and their families as directed. Visyon places a high value on governance and accountability. We work with high level cases, risk management and safeguarding are essential parts of our work.
Working with Visyon requires flexibility, strong communication, organisational skills and the ability to work effectively with children, young people and others who support them. The ability to support and manage client risk and know when referrals should be made onto other agencies is essential within this role.
Visyon are wishing to recruit team members as soon as possible. The closing date for the application is Tuesday 25th January 2022 at 9am. Please complete the application forms and send to Visyon.
All job offers are subject to satisfactory references, right to work and DBS checks.
Application packs are available at: https://www.visyon.org.uk/work-with-us
Please send applications to: email@example.com
With the subject line: "YOUNG PERSON’S COUNSELLOR APPLICATION"
For further information please contact on Gary Wildgoose, Therapeutic Services Manager, via email firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01260 290000.
Visyon are wishing to recruit team members as soon as possible. The closing date for the application is Monday 24th January at 9am.
Visyon, Fellowship House, Park Road, Congleton. Cheshire. CW12 1DP.
Charity registration number: 1107951. Company registered in England and Wales. Company registration number: 5250758