Experienced LGBTQ counsellor required to set up and run a community counselling service.
You will need assessment skills, experience of working with volunteers and of LGBTQ mental health issues.
MindOut is setting up a counselling service run by and for LGBTQ people. Counselling will be provided by a team of volunteers, a mix of qualified and trainee counsellors. The Coordinator will recruit volunteers, provide an in-house training programme, liaise with external supervisors and allocate clients.
Summary of Duties:
To recruit, train and support volunteer counsellor team, to manage the assessment and allocation of referrals, to promote and publicise the service, to manage a client waiting list, to ensure smooth running of the service and quality standards.
The post is for 14 hours per week. The salary is £22,500 for 14 hours per week pro rata, ie £9,000.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 2nd August and interviews will be held on Monday 7th August.
Download the application pack below:
or email [email protected]
or send large SAE to: MindOut, Community Base
113 Queens Road, Brighton BN1 3XG