Are you passionate about making a difference to the lives of local carers?

Care for the Carers is seeking to recruit to new posts supporting its work to reach unpaid carers across East Sussex.

Young Carers Counsellor (freelance)

Are you a qualified counsellor who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of young carers? 

Care for the Carers is excited to launch Teen Talk, a new counselling service for 12-18 year-old carers.  We are seeking to appoint two freelance Young Carers Counsellors to deliver after school counselling sessions in Hastings and Rother.

The successful applicants will have a minimum of 2 year’s post-qualification clinical experience, experience of working with children and young people, and an understanding of the potential impact of being a young carer on mental health and wellbeing. 

4 counselling sessions per week, during term time 

£40 per counselling session

The posts are subject to a DBS check.  

How to apply

You can download all of the application information and documents via the links below.

For more information please call Siwan Leach on 01323 738390.

Closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 6 September 2019.  Interviews will be held week commencing 16 September 2019.

This post is supported by BBC Children in Need.

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