Fixed term contract until 31 October 2021
18 hours per week
East Grinstead, 7 hours: Mondays 12pm – 7pm
Horsham, 11 hours: Wednesday – Friday, working pattern to be agreed
£28,425 per annum (pro-rata)
£13,644 per annum (actual)

 

An opportunity has arisen to join YMCA Dialogue in our West Sussex Community Counselling project to offer assessments & counselling to children & young people within the newly commissioned ‘blended’ tier 2 Counselling Service for young people aged 11-18 with mild to moderate mental health difficulties.

You will be required to work within the framework of an 8 session model, and carry out individual assessments, offer face-to-face counselling or online counselling and group work to children & young people. You will work with the project administrator and counselling co-ordinator to ensure high quality delivery of service

The position comes with excellent benefits, including training opportunities, 5.4 weeks annual leave (plus bank holiday entitlement), a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.

You must be a qualified counsellor, who is experienced in working with children and young people, have 2 years post qualifying experience. You will need to be BACP Registered/Accredited or registered with another recognised professional body (e.g. HPC, UKCP).

 

 

YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 24th April at 9am

Interviews date: W/C Monday 29th April

 

How To Apply…
You can download an application pack and an application form below. Please return your form to us by email at recruitment@ymcadlg.org or by hand or post to:

Human Resources

YMCA DOWNSLINK GROUP,
Reed House,
47 Church Road,
Hove, BN3 2BE

Download an application pack here
Download an application form here