Position: Counselling Manager
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hours: 30 hours, 4 year fixed-term contract with potential extension
Day of work: Flexible, must include Friday
Salary: £28,000 pro rata; 4% contribution to autoenrollment pension scheme; health, wellbeing and CPD package; 25 days annual leave (pro rata) +bh
Direct reports: Senior Counsellors
Reporting to: Local Coordinator
Closing date: Friday 31st January 2020 at 9am
Interview dates: Stage 1: 7th February, Stage 2 (if necessary): w/c 10th February
Start date: As soon as possible, variable around the notice period of the successful applicant. Moving expenses may also be available for the right candidate.
If you are passionate about the life-changing effect of therapy, providing support to survivors of trafficking and have a flare for creativity and innovation, the Snowdrop team may have your dream job.
Snowdrop Project is one of the leading charities in the anti-trafficking sector that provides long-term support to survivors of human trafficking through advocacy, counselling, community activities and a house renovation programme. You will become part of a small but vibrant team who are in the job to bring real and lasting change to both our direct beneficiaries and the national and international field. Your input will ensure that our beneficiaries with complex needs receive the highest standard of therapeutic intervention and will work with the counsellors and leadership team to develop and grow the therapy service to survivors of trafficking. With funding from the National Lottery Community Fund, we are looking for a dynamic therapeutic practitioner with experience working with trauma and providing management and guidance to other therapists.
The Snowdrop Project has become a respected name in the field being invited to be part of the Anti-Trafficking Monitoring Group, speaking in the House of Lords and provide training to local authorities, police and health professionals in various locations around the UK. In the last two years Snowdrop Project has seen an exponential growth in the provision of its services by 200% and has become part of significant campaigns such as Lord McColl’s Bill and informing and developing national practice.
You will need to show that you: have a proven track record of providing this type of support to vulnerable people; can demonstrate strong leadership and management skills; are approachable and trustworthy and enjoy working both independently and as part of a team.
We offer a supportive and fun team environment, CPD training opportunities, individual support with health and wellbeing and a 4% contribution to the pension autoenrollment.
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If you would like to be considered for this exciting new role, please email your application form to email@example.com or to Snowdrop Project, Floor 2, Mid-City House, 17 Furnival Gate, Sheffield, S1 4QR to arrive before 9am on the 31st January 2020. Please note, CVs on their own will not be considered.
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