Counsellor (Emotional Wellbeing)-1231

    Addaction Published: April 20, 2017
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    Addaction are currently looking for a Counsellor (Emotional Wellbeing) to join our busy Bournemouth team. This position is offered on a fixed term basis for 12 months. You will be required to work 30 hours per week over 4 days. In return we can offer you a full-time equivalent salary range of £21,494 - £23,535. Your responsibilities will include the following:

    To provide community-based support, information, training, education and guidance to young individuals in relation to self-harm, risk-taking behaviours, depression and anxiety.

    Manage an active caseload providing 1-1 counselling, capable of including Cognitive Behavioural Techniques, ITEP and harm minimisation strategies to young persons with mental health issues depending on their need and in compliance with Addaction’s engagement guidelines.

    Establish and maintain relationships with young people to provide support and enable the young individuals to explore their values, self-identity, wellbeing and self-respect while they are engaged in service.

    Develop and disseminate emotional and mental wellbeing information and advice and health & social wellbeing in both group and one to one settings.

    Find out more at Addaction