• Lleoliad: Cardiff, Cardiff, CF11 8TT
  • Testun: Cwnselydd Rhanbarthol
  • Oriau: Amser llawn
  • Cytundeb: Parhaol
  • Math o gyflog: Blynyddol
  • Salary Range: £24,500 - £27,000
  • Iaith: Saesneg
  • Dyddiad Cau: 09 Mehefin , 2023 1:53 y.p

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Youth Counsellor

Itec Training Solutions Limited
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Youth Counsellor – JGW+
Are you passionate about helping young people, making a difference, and creating positive life changing opportunities for young people?
If so, we have the ideal opportunity for you! We are looking to recruit a hardworking, motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Youth Counsellor. With this opportunity you could create a positive impact and change in a young person life.

Salary Banding: £24,500 to £27,000
Location: Covering our Centres in Central Wales.
Contract type: Full time, Permanent
Working hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm

What are the core responsibilities of this role?
• Adhering to the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling & Psychotherapy
• Displaying all values and personal moral qualities in line with the BACP Ethical Framework.
• Working within the ethical principles of the BACP good practice in counselling.
• Undertaking group and individual counselling therapy sessions, face to face or remotely via telephone or appropriate digital platforms.
• Responsible for agreeing a counselling contract with each learner to determine session content.
• Establishing a relationship of trust and respect with learners. .
• Working in partnership with external organisations, in relation to signposting, referrals, and organising talks / workshops.
• Designated Safeguarding Officer responsibilities and duties..
• Develop, facilitate and co-ordinate group training sessions for learners and employees.
• Recording and maintaining records, meetings and other associated documents.
• Effectively work with the delivery teams in supporting learners address barriers to positive progression.
• To support the business and centres with other activities as required.
• Provide guidance, support and advice to all learners and staff, as appropriate

What skills and experience are we looking for from potential applicants?
Essential criteria

• A recognised diploma or degree in Counselling. Experience of working with young people and adults in a counselling setting.
• A member of the BACP or equivalent.
• Full driving licence.

Desirable criteria
• Accredited member of BACP or equivalent
• Fluent in Welsh
• Knowledge of training industry.
This role is subject to a DBS check. The cost of the DBS check will be met by the company.
Itec operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions, or trade union membership.
Itec reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post