This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. This service is run by women for women and is therefore restricted to women applicants under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, and Part 1 Section 7(2) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 apply. Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid Ltd values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from women of all backgrounds.

37 hours per week to 31 March 2022 reducing to 21 hours per week from 01 April 2022

£24,064 per annum, pro rata for part time

The role will provide a female only counselling service to women who live within the NWAL geographical boundaries. The post holder will be responsible for the day to day running of the service and will report to the Intervention and Recovery Services Coordinator.

The role will include recruiting volunteer counsellors, supporting volunteer counsellors throughout all elements of their placement, managing the counselling waiting list, completing assessments, allocating work, taking a lead on safeguarding within the counselling service and the development of the service in line with BACP standards.

The post holder must work closely with the service user, colleagues and partner agencies to ensure a co-ordinated response to women’s support needs.

Closing date: 12 noon on 15/10/21 Interviews: 26/10/2

Application packs can be obtained by either email: [email protected], or via our website www.nottswa.org or in writing, enclosing an A4 £1.83 stamped self addressed envelope for each application pack requested, to:

Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid Ltd

Recruitment, Counselling Facilitator

The Farr Centre, Chapel Walk, Westgate, Worksop, S80 1LR

CV’s will not be accepted

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