DMWS – Counsellor


Location: Northampton
Contract: Permanent Full-time 35 hours per week
Salary: £29,120.00 – £31,200.00 (depending on experience)
Closing date: 4/12/2023

Are you a passionate, dedicated counsellor looking for your next role?

Do you possess, as a minimum;

  • A recognised counselling qualification?
  • Current membership of the BACP or other equivalent body?
  • At least 2 years relevant experience (which must include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, or Client Centred Therapy)?

DMWS are looking for someone who have the self-discipline and motivation to work with a variety of clients from complex and demanding occupational backgrounds.

In addition to the above, we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, able to work as part of a team, and who is compassionate and committed to supporting various service users including the police service and care home professionals.

Working as part of a team (who will work remote from each other) you will be supporting various DMWS service users and report to the Team Psychologist.

You will correctly assess referrals, identify needs and the resources required to meet those needs, with unfaltering professionalism and sensitivity. You will interact with DMWS welfare staff and assess the holistic well-being of our service users.

The service will be developed both through face-to-face contact and remotely, you should be willing to work flexibly to meet job demands, and this may involve working unsociable hours and travel with occasional overnight stays (expenses will be reimbursed according to company policy).
For further information on this position, please see our Counsellor Job Description.

Applications close at 4pm on 4 December 2023

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role.

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Applicants must hold a full UK Driving Licence. Applications will be considered as they are submitted. DMWS reserves the right to close the application process early and feedback will only be provided to candidates who attend interviews.

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