Crewe, Cheshire East
Macclesfield, Cheshire East
£24,000 - £26,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Centre

(Cheshire & Merseyside)


 Specialist Counsellor – Cheshire East (Crewe & Macclesfield)


35 Hour Fixed Term Post


£24,000 - £26,000  (dependent upon experience)


We are looking for a Counsellor join our team of Specialist Therapists to deliver therapy to adults and adolescents who have experienced sexual violence. We have a 35hour fixed term position available, which will be based in Crewe and Macclesfield.


Essential Skills:

  • Recognised professional qualification to Post Graduate Diploma level
  • Eligible for Accreditation with BACP or equivalent governing body
  • Two years post qualification experience
  • Experience of working therapeutically with trauma/survivors of sexual violence
  • A clear understanding of the effects of sexual violence
  • Experience of providing trauma focused interventions
  • Experience of providing time limited counselling
  • Experience of working with adolescents
  • Understanding of and ability to provide psycho-education & coping techniques
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills
  • A good level of competency in IT skills


Desirable Skills:

  • Additional qualification in CBT/Solution Focused/Trauma Focused Therapy/EMDR


Please send an up to date CV with a covering statement which demonstrates how you meet the essential skills detailed above 

Closing date:  Noon, Thursday 15th October 2020 

Interviews will take place via Zoom

An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this post

Posted on: 16 September 2020
Closed date: 15 October 2020
Tags: Social Care/Development, Practitioner

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