Vacancies

We have the following vacancies. To apply please send us your CV using the general contact form and stating the position you are applying for

Counsellor

Job Title: Counsellor
Hours: Flexible
Duration: Permanent
Salary: Paid

Role

The applicant will provide counselling sessions initially with adults through face to face, telephone or Skype for clients with mental health problems and will be expected to undertake a range of duties including.

  • To provide appropriate clinical therapeutic interventions for own case-load and maintain associated records
  • To utilise knowledge of counselling frameworks and application of theories based on degree, post graduate training and experience.
  • Posses friendly, approachable and professional manner
  • To abide by the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy (2010) when working within Sakoon Counselling Service.
  • To adhere to the policies and procedures of Sakoon Counselling service
  • To have insurance in place
  • To have a enhanced DBS check or one will need to be obtained
  • To ensure all client case notes, assessments and any other documentation are completed in accordance with the policies and procedures of Sakoon Counselling Service.
  • To attend independent CPD opportunities to enhance personal and professional development.
  • Demonstrate understanding of confidentiality and ethical boundaries as defined by the BACP.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills.
  • Be flexible, energetic, enthusiastic, pro-active and self-motivated.
  • Be open to change and new challenges, adaptable, flexible in approach and working hours; prepared to explore new ways of working.
  • Have a working knowledge of MS Word and Excel