1 x 15 hours per week (2 days), or, 2 x 7.5 hours (1 day in each location)
Flexible hours (may include evening/weekends)
Start date: ASAP (Fixed term contract to 31/12/2020)
Salary £23,931.24pa, pro-rata
An opportunity has arisen for a single applicant working across 2 locations, or 2 applicants working in a single location each, to join the Lottery Community funded Dove Uth Wing project working in the Cheshire/Wirral areas. This project works with C&YP aged 4+ and offers training, counselling, and peer support within community settings for C&YP, their families, and the professionals who support them. The position(s) will commence ASAP and will run until the 31st December 2020.
This role requires great flexibility, time management and communication skills. The successful applicant also requires self-motivation and the ability to manage their own workload. They must be able to provide educational workshops to young people and professionals, facilitate support groups for C&YP and their families, and provide one-to-one counselling as required.
Experience with presentation planning and professional delivery to audiences with a range of ages and abilities is preferred. This role will require networking with various schools, agencies and other services supporting children and young people. Great importance will be placed on the monitoring and evaluation of all activity, and the role will require a commitment to evidence based practice.
If you are a qualified Counsellor (minimum diploma level), have experience working with young people in community settings, plus experience of delivering training and, preferably, hold a training qualification, please download the application pack below or call us on 01782 683155 to request a copy. The appointment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references and Disclosure & Barring check.
WirralCrewe (C&YP) Counsellor Trainer JD
WirralCrewe (C&YP) Counsellor PS
WirralCrewe (C&YP) Counsellor Trainer Application Form
Equal Opps Monitoring Form 2019
If you are interested in this opportunity please apply using the application form above, and return it to Kim Farmer at email@example.com by 5pm on Tuesday 16th July 2019.
Interviews will take place w/c Monday 22nd July 2019