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Zero Hours Contract
Young Person Counsellor

 

Hours:  from 6 hours per week, working hours will be mainly early evening after school hours

Salary:  £25,750 per annum (pro-rata)

Location:  Hybrid working, home based using phone/ online platforms.  Face to face work at Visyon bases including Congleton, Crewe, Macclesfield.

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 holders will work as part of the Visyon Therapeutic Team, providing a wide range of time-bound, outcome focused counselling 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 to support with the expected surge of referrals once children return to school.  We are therefore running a rolling recruitment process.  Please complete the application forms and send to Visyon as soon as possible and we will be in touch to arrange an interview.

 

All job offers are subject to satisfactory references, right to work and DBS checks

For an informal conversation please get in touch with Victoria Atherton, Counselling Team Leader via email victoria.atherton@visyon.org.uk or on 01260 290000

Please send applications to: administration@visyon.org.uk

With the subject line: "SURGE YOUNG PERSON COUNSELLOR APPLICATION"

young person COUNSELLOR job DESCRIPTION.

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