Salary: Children North East Salary Scale points 25 – 28. (£23, 297 to £25,667; £14.18 - £15.62 Sessional hourly rate).

Hours: It is the nature of sessional work that the availability of work cannot be guaranteed.  Working arrangements are on an ‘as and when required basis’ including some evening and weekend work.

Children North East is an innovative charity who are looking for proactive individuals to become part of our Young People’s Service.  We are looking for Sessional Counsellors who are experienced in working with children and young people to enhance our current counselling offer.

We are particularly keen to recruit counsellors to work on our new trauma informed Domestic Abuse counselling contract in Sunderland working with children and young people aged 4-17 years.

You will be responsible for providing one to one counselling support taking a client centred approach and sign posting to other specialist services as appropriate.  You will assist the Counselling team, Lead Practitioner and Service Manager in shaping and delivering the service, ensuring the needs of children and young people are at the heart of all your work.

Closing Date: Monday 3 August 2020

Interview DateMonday 17 and Tuesday 18 August 2020 (via Zoom)

Documents:

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

Children North East Safeguarding Policy and Procedure

Children North East Values

Recruitment Policy

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equal Opportunities Policy

Code of Conduct