Student Counsellor

Salary: £11.20 per hour
Hours: Bank Contract
End date: Closing date: 19 January 2021, Interview Date: 20 January 2021 via Zoom

A new opportunity for a Student Counsellor has arisen within our Family Support Services team. Reporting into the Lead Chaplain, the successful candidate will provide a skilled psychological assessment of the needs and resources of patients and their families and carers.

The role holder will work collaboratively, building strong working relationships with other members of the multi-professional team and with other health, psychological and psychiatric services to ensure the best quality of service.

As a Counsellor you will have strong listening, communication and organisation skills, with the ability of accurate record keeping. Enjoying working as part of a team and individually.

We are looking for someone who is a qualified Counsellor or is a final year diploma student Counsellor, actively working towards accreditation or registration with BACP or UKCP or a similar professional body, with experience of working with loss and bereavement in a hospice setting. A full driving license and own transport is required.

As part of our committed team environment, the working atmosphere is friendly, inspiring and supportive. In addition to a salary with a flexible work pattern, we offer employees a comprehensive benefits package which includes membership to a contributory pension scheme, or continuation to the NHS superannuation where recognised, Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), plus as a bank member of our team an equivalent to a holiday entitlement of 28 days including bank holidays. Please see website for further details of our rewards.


To Apply:

Please send your completed Hospice application form and an up to date CV to:

HR Admin, St Wilfrid’s Hospice, Walton Lane, Bosham, West Sussex, PO18 8QB.

01243 755183