Interested in joining the SARSAS Team?

We are currently recruiting for the following roles……

  • SARSAS Counsellor for Women and Young People

We are looking for Counsellors to join our team.  You will provide specialist time-limited counselling for adult women, and young people age 13-18 years, who have experienced any form of rape or sexual abuse at any point in their lives.  You will work as part of a team, promoting the ethos and values of SARSAS.

SARSAS values diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. We are actively encouraging applicants with a protected characteristic such as BAME women, who are currently under-represented at SARSAS, to join our team.

*The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and open to women only (exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1).

Salary: £21 per hour (this is a fixed rate for all hours worked including counselling hours, admin hours and meetings)

Hours: Minimum hours contract to be agreed

Conditions: Employed, part-time

Qualifications: Registered and ideally Accredited or eligible for/working towards accreditation, with British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), UKCP or other professional recognised body

Probationary period: 6 months

Notice period: 2 months

Responsible to: Counselling Manager / Counselling Coordinator

Area: Somerset and South Gloucestershire to be agreed

Closing Date: 27th September 2020 with remote interviews being held on 8th October 2020

For more information, please read the Job Description and Person Specification

To apply;  please send your CV, SARSAS Application form and Equality and Diversity form to recruitment@saras.org.uk.  If you have any questions about the role, please contact; Saffron Townsend, Counselling Coordinator, saffrontownsend@sarsas.org.uk

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Want to talk?

From Monday 23 March our two helplines will be combined. Anyone can call either line at anytime.

Call

0808 801 0456

0808 801 0464

Mon and Fri: 11am - 2pm, Tue, Wed and Thu: 6pm - 8pm

Live Chat

Tue and Thu: 12noon - 2pm

What to expect when you call

These lines are open to all. Girls, boys, women and men can call either of our two helplines. Trans and non-binary callers  are welcome.

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