Family Support Counsellor

Pay Scale £23,023-£29608 pro rata
7.5 hours (one day) per week

Willow Wood Hospice is an adult hospice providing a wide range of support to patients and their families. It's Family Support Service works with all age groups, offering individual, family and group counselling and support.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part-time counsellor to join our Family Support Team and provide life limiting illness / bereavement counselling and support to patients, their families, friends and carers.

The successful candidate must possess, as a minimum, a diploma level qualification in counselling/psychotherapy and be a registered member of the BACP or similar professional body.

You will be working with adults, young people and children and you will be expected to develop and expand the child and young person’s counselling service.

This role is for a one day per week post initially. However, there may be the opportunity of increasing days in due course dependent on funding.

Please find a full job description and person specification, and a job application form. Please email the completed form to

To discuss this post further, please contact Nicola Dobson (Family Support Services Lead) on 0161 330 1100.

Closing date: Wednesday 19 December 2018. Interview date: Friday 11 January 2019

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Willow Wood Hospice, Willow Wood Close, Mellor Road, Ashton under Lyne, OL6 6SL

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