ASTON UNIVERSITY

Counsellor: CBT Professionally Qualified

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£32,004 to £38,183 per annum
Posted
24 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Counsellor: CBT Professionally Qualified

Student and Academic Services
Salary:     £32,004 to £38,183 per annum 
Grade:     Grade 08
Contract Type:     Fixed Term (3 years contract with the possibility of extending)
Basis:     Full Time 
Closing Date:     23.59 hours BST on Sunday 06 August 2017
Interview Date:     Thursday 31 August 2017 
Reference:     R170328


We are looking to recruit a Counsellor who is professionally qualified in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy to work in Aston University’s Counselling Service. The Counselling Service is a free, accessible and professional service which supports and fosters the well-being of students and staff to enable them to achieve their full academic and personal potential.

The successful candidate will provide 1:1 counselling support for a range of issues, including anxiety, depression, long standing psychological difficulties, loss and bereavement, issues affecting academic performance, and additional complex presenting problems.  They will also manage an on-line CBT programme for students and provide group / workshop sessions.

Accredited membership of the BABCP or AREBT (or eligible for accreditation and close to completion) is essential, together with substantial experience of providing CBT, preferably in an organisational setting. 

Please visit our website http://www.aston.ac.uk/jobs for further information and to apply online.  If you do not have access to the internet telephone 0121-204-4500 and leave your name and address quoting reference number: R170328.