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Fife Women’s Aid - Women’s Counsellor
Post: Women’s Counsellor Salary: £25 per hour Hours: To be negotiated Location: Glenrothes
Fife Women’s Aid is looking for counsellors to work on a sessional basis within their women’s counselling service. You will provide direct counselling to women who have experience of domestic abuse. This will initially be delivered remotely, moving to face to face contact as soon as possible (in line with covid-19 restrictions).
Fife Women’s Aid is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions.
The successful applicants will be qualified to Counselling Diploma level or above and will have excellent counselling skills, having had 2 years’ experience of working in a similar environment
Excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners is essential for this post
The service is currently funded until the end of September 2021
Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post
Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). Fife Women’s Aid welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.
If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley on 07714 609365 or Lynda Carey on 07714 609371.
The closing date is 17:00 on Friday 30 April 2021 and interviews will be held on Friday 21 May 2021.