Counsellor

Recruiter
Streetwise Young Peoples Project
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 May 2021
Closes
29 May 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
EXCITING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT STREETWISE

We currently have vacancies for QUALIFIED Young Person Counsellors 

(Initially fixed term until 31st March 2022, extension funding dependant)

We are a busy young people’s service based in the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Developing Accessible Services for Young People Streetwise offers free and confidential information, advice, counselling, and support services for young people aged 11 – 25 years.

We are looking for candidates who has significant experience of working with young people providing one to one counselling in a supportive environment. The candidates must demonstrate a sound understanding of confidentiality, safeguarding and have the ability to assess young people’s needs.

Streetwise is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and services to support staff from different backgrounds. We would encourage male and Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic (BAME) applicants but is not exclusive to.

Hours available: 37 hours, 35 hours, 30 hours, 25 hours, or 22.5 hours per week 

 (2 mid - week evenings up to 8pm and potentially a Saturday will also be required)

*Note: Due to current COVID 19 pandemic a mixture of home working (online counselling) and face to face delivery is required.

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday, 6th May 2021