Community Church, Edinburgh
Location: Edinburgh
Finance: Salary/Allowance
Duration: Open‑ended / Permanent
Activity: Member Care
Posted: 28 Jul 2020
Closes: 24 Aug 2020
Related files: Role Description

Qualified Counsellor - Hope Counselling Service

Community Church, Edinburgh

We are seeking diploma-qualified counsellors working towards accreditation to join the Hope Counselling Service in Edinburgh. Hope was set up in 2007 by Community Church Edinburgh. Our therapeutic model was originally the Adapted Crabb/CWR, and this Christian basis remains important to our approach as we expand. We work in an integrative way and welcome counsellors trained in different models.

As a Hope counsellor, you will:

  • see a minimum of three clients per week, paid on a sessional basis
  • have an opportunity to join our assessment team
  • serve clients and impact the local community

The role offers an important opportunity to develop or grow your practice within a Christian context. We offer in-house CPD opportunities as well as access to other CPD days run locally.

You will:

  • have experience in working with a broad range of issues experienced by adults, and have the appropriate qualifications
  • be committed to the vision, mission, and values of Hope
  • be able to take a calm, reflective and thoughtful approach to your clinical work
  • have a good level of self-awareness

We welcome your interest in joining our warm, friendly team at this exciting time of growth. Please do read the fuller role description and contact us if you have any questions.

Hours: a minimum of three hours per week, paid on a sessional basis. 

Application: to apply for this role, please send us your CV with a covering letter – the role description explains what to include in your application and where to send it to, as well as the planned interview date.

Closing Date: 9am on Monday, 24 August 2020

Please mention OSCAR when responding.

Community Church, Edinburgh

CCE King's Hall
41a South Clerk Street
Tel: 0131 466 8660