Part-Time Couples Counsellor/Psychotherapist, Edinburgh (Freelance Basis)

Due to an increase in client demand we are looking for a part-time Couples counsellor/psychotherapist to join our friendly team in Edinburgh, on a freelance basis.

The successful candidate will hold the following essential attributes:

  • Experienced and fully qualified counsellor/psychotherapist accredited by BACP and/or COSCA, working within these professional body’s ethical practice, confidential framework and recognised standards.
  • Proven training and experience working with couples clients.
  • Excellent standard of verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Experience of working with private clients and/or EAP’s.
  • Ability to carry out all work with a friendly, professional and ethical approach.
  • Provide evidence of a suitable frequency of supervision and continuous professional development.
  • Possess Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Provide counselling/psychotherapy services for private couples clients and potentially individual clients.
  • Be available to see clients on at least one evening and one morning/afternoon per week.
  • Ensuring all client contact details are obtained and stored in line with GDPR regulations and our company data protection policy.
  • Accurately record necessary session notes for each client/organisation.

 

Interviews for this position will commence from 15th November 2019.

To apply for this position, please email a copy of your CV and covering letter detailing the days and times that you would be available to work with clients to hazel.bell@direction.org.uk.