CPCAB Vacancies

Qualification Development Manager

We are looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to join our Qualification Development Team as Qualification Development Manager. This is an ideal opportunity for someone with excellent leadership skills and the ability to support a team to take projects forward and make an impact on the counselling education landscape.

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This role is available as either a fully remote or a blended working position.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Managing CPCAB’s qualification development strategy; to develop new qualifications and qualification support products.
  • Using an understanding of the qualifications market to make recommendations for future strategy.
  • Ensuring the completion of development projects within deadlines and to a high standard.
  • Engaging with stakeholders to secure engagement in development work.
  • Line managing the Qualification Development Team.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of leading project work, managing outcomes related to strategic objectives and line managing staff. They will also understand the qualifications landscape, particularly focused on the world of counselling education. This is a great opportunity suitable for someone with an appetite to develop a growing team and have a positive impact on the future of counselling training.

The role is offered at four/five full days a week, the FTE is £49,400 per annum. Interested candidates are invited to review the job description and submit a CV and covering letter to jobs@cpcab.co.uk We are actively interviewing as we receive suitable applications so to ensure you don’t miss out, apply now!

It is important to note that due to management of conflicts of interest, the successful candidate cannot remain employed at a current CPCAB centre while in this role.

For more information, or an informal chat about the role contact kelly@cpcab.co.uk

Qualification Development Coordinator

CPCAB are looking to recruit a Qualification Development Coordinator to support the Qualification Development Team by coordinating the progress of projects throughout the development lifecycle. The successful candidate will provide seamless administrative support and assistance when developing qualifications and qualification support products and assets.

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Amongst other qualities, the suitable candidate will have previous experience working as an assistant or coordinator. They will have excellent administration skills, and the ability to work autonomously but also understanding of when it is appropriate to request support.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Coordinate CPCAB strategic projects relating to the development of new qualifications, qualification support products and assets.
  • Coordinate development work relating to the review and improvement of CPCAB qualifications, qualification support products and assets, to include the annual qualification review QAR5.
  • Support cross-departmental collaboration to ensure the streamlined integration of new qualifications and products into existing processes.
  • Liaise with project staff and stakeholders to book meetings and share correspondence.
  • Use project management software to track, monitor and report on progress of development work.
  • Support the running of events and webinars relating to qualification development work.

The role is offered at four/five full days a week, and the FTE is £24,000 per annum as either a fully remote or a blended working position. Interested candidates are invited to review the job description and submit a CV and covering letter to job@cpcab.co.uk

For more information, please reference the full job description here

Counselling Qualifications Professional

This exciting role at CPCAB is an ideal opportunity for career progression for a skilled and experienced counselling tutor, who is looking to make a significant contribution to the wider world of counselling education. This role is available as either a fully remote or a blended working position.

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The suitable candidate will be a recent or current CPCAB tutor and counselling professional, with a solid understanding of the CPCAB qualification structure, and the ability to support tutors and centres with the delivery of their qualifications.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Approving centre and qualification applications
  • Coordinating the assessment and moderation of counselling qualifications
  • Planning and facilitating standardisation and other training events
  • Liaising with centres and tutors to support quality delivery of CPCAB qualifications
  • Reviewing and revising qualification structure and content in line with changes in the counselling and educational landscape.

The role is offered at four/five full days a week, the FTE is £36,000 per annum. Interested candidates are invited to review the job description and submit a CV and covering letter to jobs@cpcab.co.uk. We are actively interviewing as we receive suitable applications so to ensure you don’t miss out, apply now!

It is important to note that due to management of conflicts of interest, the successful candidate cannot remain employed at a current CPCAB centre while in this role.

For more information, or an informal chat about the role contact liz@cpcab.co.uk

External Verifier

Here at CPCAB our External Verifiers (EV’s) choose when they work, within a professional and nurturing environment...

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We offer:

  • A ‘Buddy’ system for those early days
  • Assisted visits and shadowing opportunities for new EV’s
  • On-going training
  • Support from a highly qualified team
  • Facilitated peer supervision events
  • The opportunity to broaden your knowledge and skills of the regulatory framework

As well as the above, we offer competitive rates of pay and a great opportunity to make a difference in the counselling and psychotherapy landscape, ensuring that the practitioners of tomorrow attain the required competencies.

So, if you have experience in teaching CPCAB qualifications, including Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (TC-L4) for at least two years, please email me: Jackie Rice, CPCAB Centre Assessment Operations Manager at: jackie@cpcab.co.uk and I really look forward to hearing from you.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Non-CPCAB Vacancies

Adult Education Course Tutor – CPCAB Counselling Level 2

Job Type: Sessional Contract
Centre Name: Varndean College
Location: Surrenden Road, Brighton, BN1 6WQ

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Job Description:

Varndean College is a thriving and successful sixth form college with an excellent reputation for high outcomes, providing an inspirational student experience and adding value to all of our community. Based in the city of Brighton and Hove we transform lives through exceptional education. We are proud of our dynamic culture, inclusivity and reputation as trailblazers.

The College is seeking to appoint a qualified Counselling Tutor to teach CPCAB Counselling Level 2 on Wednesdays from 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm for a 10 week course, and Thursdays from 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm pm for a 30 week course.

The successful candidate will have a relevant degree and a recognised teaching qualification, along with experience in their field and a passion for teaching their subject. They will need to have great communication skills and the ability to plan and deliver classes to a high standard. Applications from NQTs and experienced teachers from Sixth Form Colleges, FE Colleges and Schools are welcome. We value the diversity of our staff and students and we particularly welcome applicants from under-represented backgrounds.

If you have any questions about this role, please contact Matt Bennett on 01273 508011.
We can offer:

  • A supportive, communicative and consultative working environment.
  • A commitment to the on-going professional development of our staff.
  • The use of an Employee Assistance programme offering unlimited 24/7 support on a range of topics, issues and matters.
  • Discounts on Adult Education Courses run by the College.
  • Annual health screenings, flu shots and free eye tests, and free exercise/well-being classes.
  • Free use of College Library resources.
  • Regular staff social events throughout the year.

Salary: NSP6 - £31.64 per hour

Expiry date: Closing date – Friday 24th May 2024

How to apply: Please visit Varndean vacancies page at https://varndean.ac.uk/vacancies/ to download and complete an application form outlining how you meet the criteria listed in the job description and person specification for the role. Completed applications should be forward to recruitment@varndean.ac.uk by the closing date shown.

Contact Details: HR Dept or Matt Bennett – Director of Adult and Community Learning on 01273 508011

Counselling Tutor – Levels 4-6

Job Type:Part-time
Centre Name:Banbury Counselling Academy
Location:Banbury Therapy Group, Darwin House, Parson's Street, Banbury OX16 5LY

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About the us:

The Banbury Counselling Academy (BCA), part of the Banbury Therapy Group, is seeking a dynamic Counselling Tutor who can teach L4-6 qualifications in counselling skills and studies (CPCAB).

We are interested in a tutor who can support students to:

  • Train to work as a therapeutic counsellor in an agency context in both health care and non-medical settings
  • Reflect on themselves and their patterns of relating
  • Learn about counselling theory, ethics, and mental health

We are particularly looking for a tutor with a passion for counselling, excellent subject knowledge, who places the student at the centre of their delivery

Responsibilities include:

  • Planning and preparing lessons according to the Banbury Counselling Academy CPCAB accredited programme requirements on Level 4-6
  • Researching and developing new topics, courses and teaching materials, including online resources
  • Monitoring, assessing, and marking students' work
  • Conducting a pastoral role as a personal tutor to students
  • Contributing to course team meetings to monitor, review and evaluate
  • Keeping up to date with and implementing BCA, CPCAB and other policies
  • Interviewing prospective students

For more details including person specification banburycounsellingacademy.com

Salary: £30,450 - £36,750 pro-rata

Expiry date: Closing Date: 31st May 2024 midnight
Interview Date: w/c 3rd June 2024

How to apply:Please send a letter of application (max 1000 words) along with a current CV, giving full contact details of two recent, relevant professional referees (one of which is your current supervisor) to LucyN@banburytherapygroup.com

Contact details: : Lucy Nichol - Academy Programme Manager

Counselling Course Tutors / Personal Development Group Facilitators

Job Type: Perm/Temp/Part-time/Full-Time
Centre Name: Capital City College Group
Location:Finsbury Park; Tottenham; Enfield; Kings Cross; Victoria

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About the us:

We are the largest college group in London. Our colleges include City and Islington College, Westminster Kingsway College, and The College of Haringey, Enfield and Northeast London.

About the role:

Course tutors required for all level courses: L2 Counselling Skills, L3 Counselling Studies, L4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling BACP Approved, L5 Psychotherapeutic Counselling and L6 Therapeutic Counselling Supervision.

Key responsibilities:

  • To teach on a range of courses within the Counselling curriculum area.
  • Regularly mark and assess students work
  • Provide timely and effective feedback to students
  • To monitor and evaluate student progress and achievement and to keep accurate and updated student records, including registers, reports, assessment records and statistical data and course files.
  • Participate in internal moderation and verification processes

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Practising Counsellor with a therapeutic counselling qualification (450 hours) at Level 4 or above
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to complete the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • A minimum of one years’ experience of teaching and assessing at level 2 or above OR experience in an education or support setting with transferable skills
  • A member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy, preferably BACP
  • A minimum of one years’ experience of facilitating personal development/process groups
  • Minimum Level 2 English and Maths qualifications
  • Good IT skills including competent use of internet, email and learning technologies

Salary: Range £28.52 to £40.63 per guided teaching hour, depending on experience and qualifications

Expiry date: The job advert will expire when a suitable candidate has been appointed.

How to apply: To apply please email a copy of your CV to wendy.whitelaw@conel.ac.uk

Contact details: Wendy Whitelaw, Head of School (Counselling)

Level 2 Counselling Tutors

Job Type: Part-time, contract
Centre Name: INNATE Counselling and Psychotherapy
Location:Berkshire, Maidenhead

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About the role:

This is a remote contract role as a Tutor. As a Tutor, you will be responsible for delivering training sessions for the Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills. This includes conducting interactive learning activities, facilitating group discussions, and providing guidance to students. The role involves reviewing and grading assignments, providing feedback, and supporting students' learning progress. Additionally, you will be responsible for maintaining accurate records and communication with students and the organisation.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in delivering training or educational sessions
  • Knowledge of counselling theories and skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to adapt teaching methods to meet diverse learning needs
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Proficiency in technology for remote teaching and communication
  • Understanding of ethical guidelines in counselling
  • Qualification in counselling or psychotherapy (e.g., Level 4 Diploma or higher) is preferred
  • Experience in online teaching platforms and tools is a plus

Salary: £15.00 per hour

Expiry date: On going

How to apply: Please email sana.kamran@innatetherapy.co.uk

Contact details: sana.kamran@innatetherapy.co.uk
07947381138

Level 4 Counselling Tutors

Job Type: Part-time, contract until July 2026
Centre Name: Care To Listen School of Counselling
Location: Croydon

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About the role:

Care To Listen School of Counselling deliver a wide range of counselling courses to students and practitioners and require counselling tutors who can deliver our Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling with enthusiasm. This role would suit someone who is passionate about training counsellors and has experience of counselling practice, supervising, teaching, and delivering change in a learning context. The role will also involve course planning and developing future course material. The postholder should be exceptionally well organised and enjoy working in a fast-paced and often challenging environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide effective and responsive teaching (to the qualification specification) to enable all students to meet the qualification requirements
  • Address the needs of learners and work creatively to overcome individual barriers to learning
  • Plan and deliver effective learning programmes for diverse groups or individuals in a safe and inclusive environment
  • Assess students work and support them to develop and improve as required
  • Prepare lesson plans and teaching materials
  • Provide written support to students (emails/tutorials/one to one meetings)
  • Provide timely and effective feedback to students
  • Participate in the internal moderation and verification process
  • Liaise with the Educational Programme Manager, admin staff, other tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend staff meetings and CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required Knowledge, skills, and experience

You will need to need to have:

  • A teaching qualifications and minimum of two years’ experience of teaching and assessing at Level 2 and 3, or above
  • A therapeutic counselling qualification (450 hours) at Level 4 or above
  • A current practitioner with 2 years’ supervised counselling practice or a minimum 450 counselling hours
  • A supervision qualification or have 1 years’ experience of providing supervision to groups or individuals in a counselling setting
  • A member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy
  • 30 hours per year CPD activities
  • Minimum Level 2 English and Maths and good ICT skills including competent use of internet and email and learning technologies
  • Experience of teaching and learning in the Adult Education sector
  • Experience of supporting individuals to achieve qualifications and have a good knowledge of CPCAB processes

Salary: £265 per teaching day (30 weeks per academic year)

Expiry date: 29th March 2024

How to apply: Please email a cover letter and CV of experience to recruitment@caretolisten.co.uk

Contact details: Vanessa Onyuku-Opukiri v.onyuku-opukiri@caretolisten.co.uk

Counselling Tutor – Level 4

Job Type: Part-time/Permanent
Centre Name: London School of Counselling (LSC)
Location: East London and Essex (face-to-face delivery)

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About the role:

LSC is an independent training provider offering Levels 2 – 5 CPCAB counselling qualifications. We are looking for dynamic and innovative tutors to join our friendly, supportive, and welcoming team. If you are passionate about training counsellors and can inspire students by bringing counselling to life with enthusiasm, then we would love to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Create supportive, inclusive learning environments
  • Regularly assess students work, providing timely feedback that supports their development and progression
  • Prepare lesson plans and teaching materials that will engage and inspire students
  • Participate in internal/external moderation and verification processes
  • Liaise with the Management Team, Tutors, Administration staff, and internal/external moderators/verifiers as required
  • Attend CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Practising Counsellor with a therapeutic counselling qualification (450 hours) at Level 4 or above
  • In-depth knowledge of Humanistic Approaches (Existential, Person-centred, Gestalt)
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to complete the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Minimum of one years’ experience of teaching and assessing at level 2 or above
  • Member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy, preferably BACP
  • Good IT skills including competent use of internet, email and learning technologies

Salary: Self-employed contract renumerated at a rate of £35 - £39 per teaching hour depending on qualifications and experience. 3 hours per week minimum, term-time only.

Expiry date: The job advert will expire when a suitable candidate has been appointed.

How to apply: To apply please email a copy of your CV to staffing@londonschoolofcounselling.co.uk

Contact details: For further information please contact Errolie Sermaine by emailing Errolie.Sermaine@londonschoolofcounselling.co.uk

Level 4 Counselling Tutor

Job Type: Part-time temporary( Tues PM and Wed AM)
Centre Name: Belfast Metropolitan College (BMC)
Location: Millfield Campus, Belfast – The level 4 course is delivered using a blended approach of face to face and online delivery.

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About the role:

We wish to recruit an additional tutor for our level 4 diploma in therapeutic counselling. This role is suited to someone who is enthusiastic about training counsellors and has experience of counselling practice, teaching, and delivering change in a learning context. The role involves course planning and developing course material. The postholder should be exceptionally well organised and enjoy working in a fast-paced and often challenging environment.

We are particularly interested in tutors with the following:

  • Have a therapeutic counselling qualification at (420 GLH) at Level 4 or above
  • Be qualified to teach and has a minimum of two year’s teaching and assessing at level 2 and/or level 3
  • Be a qualified and practicing counsellor in supervised practice with a minimum of 6 months post qualifying experience.
  • Complete 30 hours of CPD activities per year
  • Be a member of a professional association for counselling and psychotherapy e.g. BACP
  • Have a dedicated approach to supporting students to progress on their counselling journey
  • Be a team player that will foster positive working relationships with other BMC staff

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide effective and responsive teaching (to the qualification specification) to enable all students to meet the qualification requirements
  • Address the needs of learners and work creatively to overcome individual barriers to learning
  • Plan and deliver effective learning programmes for diverse groups or individuals in a safe and inclusive environment
  • Assess students work and support them to develop and improve as required
  • Prepare lesson plans and teaching materials
  • Provide written support to students (emails/tutorials/one to one meetings)
  • Provide timely and effective feedback to students
  • Participate in the internal moderation and verification process
  • Liaise with the Curriculum Manager, admin staff, other tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend staff meetings and CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required Knowledge, skills, and experience
  • Be comfortable with using IT as marking registers are electronic

Salary: £36.75 per hour

Expiry date: A suitability interview will be conducted upon receipt of CVs from suitable candidates. The job advert will expire when a suitable candidate has been appointed.

How to apply: Please send your CV to Sinead Lemon slemon@belfastmet.ac.uk

Contact details: Sinead Lemon – Curriculum Area Manager.

Part time level 6 counselling tutor

Job Type: Part-time, temporary (Thursday AM)
Centre Name: Belfast Metropolitan College (BMC)
Location: Millfield Campus, Belfast – The level 6 course is delivered using a blended approach of face to face and online delivery.

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About the role:

We wish to recruit an additional tutor for our level 6 diploma in therapeutic counselling supervision. This role is suited to someone who is enthusiastic about training counsellors and has experience of counselling practice, clinical supervision and teaching in a learning context. The role involves course planning and developing course material. The postholder should be remarkably well organised and enjoy working in a fast-paced and often challenging environment.

We are particularly interested in tutors with the following:

  • Have a therapeutic counselling qualification at (420 GLH) at Level 4 or above
  • 90 hours clinical supervision qualification or training at level 6 or above e.g. TCSU-L6
  • 1 year post qualifying supervised counselling practice
  • Accredited with 10 hours of personal therapy
  • Be qualified to teach and has a minimum of two year’s teaching and assessing at level 3 and/or level 4
  • Be a qualified and practicing counsellor in supervised practice
  • Complete 30 hours of CPD activities per year
  • Be a member of a professional association for counselling and psychotherapy e.g. BACP
  • Have a dedicated approach to supporting students to progress on their counselling journey
  • Be a team player that will foster positive working relationships with other BMC staff
  • We are open to applications outside of Northern Ireland who could support online delivery with immediate effect, with experience using MS Teams essential

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide effective and responsive teaching (to the qualification specification) to enable all students to meet the qualification requirements
  • Address the needs of learners and work creatively to overcome individual barriers to learning
  • Plan and deliver effective learning programmes for diverse groups or individuals in a safe and inclusive environmen
  • Assess students work and support them to develop and improve as required
  • Prepare lesson plans and teaching materials
  • Provide written support to students (emails/tutorials/one to one meetings)
  • Provide timely and effective feedback to students
  • Participate in the internal moderation and verification process
  • Liaise with the Curriculum Manager, admin staff, other tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend staff meetings and CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required Knowledge, skills, and experience
  • Be comfortable with using IT as marking registers are electronic

Salary: £36.75 per hour

Expiry date: A suitability interview will be conducted upon receipt of CVs from suitable candidates. The job advert will expire when a suitable candidate has been appointed

How to apply: Please send your CV to Sinead Lemon slemon@belfastmet.ac.uk

Contact details: Sinead Lemon – Curriculum Area Manager.

Counselling Course Tutor

Job Type: Part time - hourly rate contract
Centre Name: CPTA, Counselling & Psychotherapy Training Academy, CPCAB approved provider.
Location: Tutors required for London, Bromley, Tunbridge Wells, Reading, Twickenham, Brighton and Hastings

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About the role:

Course tutors required for all level courses: L2 Counselling Skills, L3 Counselling Studies, L4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling BACP Approved, L5 CBT, L5 Psychotherapeutic Counselling and L6 Counselling Supervision.

Salary: Range £28 to £35 per guided teaching hour, depending on experience and qualifications

Expiry date: Ongoing recruitment of tutors for September and February start course 2023 to 2025

How to apply: Apply with CV stating your general availability and preferred location, daytime & /or evening, to info@cpta.org.uk and we will provide further information on options, opportunities, and terms.

Contact details: info@cpta.org.uk

Counselling Tutors

Job Type: Perm/Temp/Part-time/Full-time
Centre Name: Collaborative Counselling Academy (CCA)
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire

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Job Description:

Collaborative Counselling academy (CCA) is a Hertfordshire based CPCAB college, staffed by established tutors.

Our courses are delivered using a blended learning approach including Zoom and classroom lessons. We are based at Marriott’s School in Stevenage with access to excellent facilities. Our tutor team of six are successfully delivering levels 2 – 4 this academic year. We are adding further courses from October 2023 and are hoping to expand our teaching team.

We believe it is our mission to recruit students and tutors from minority groups and particularly welcome applicants from those who identify as such.

Person Specification:

  • Qualified to at least level 4 and to be a practising counsellor.
  • To have at least 2 years supervised counselling practise or a minimum of 450 counselling hours
  • At CST-L3 level, a supervision qualification or some experience of supervising groups or individuals in a counselling setting is desirable.
  • At TC-L4 level, a supervision qualification or 1-year experience of providing supervision to groups or individuals is required.
  • To be a member of a professional membership body for counselling & psychotherapy.
  • To have undertaken at least 40 hours of personal therapy.
  • A willingness and commitment to work with co-tutor and wider tutor team
  • Availability to attend team Reflective Practise sessions (Monthly) outside of teaching hours
  • Availability to attend team meetings (bi-monthly) outside of teaching hours
  • Availability to attend team supervision (termly) outside of teaching hours
  • Passion and interest in developing students and the counselling profession

Salary: You would be self-employed and renumerated at a rate of £40/student facing hour. You would be required to assess student work outside of the classroom hours. This is equivalent to a pro rata salary of £36,400pa
We offer 2 weeks fully compensated sick pay in your contract
Supervision, Standardisation training and Reflective practise sessions amounts to 18 hours CPD per academic year. CCA fully covers the cost of these CPDhours.

Expiry date: N/A

How to apply: Please get in touch with your CV. info@collaborativecounselling.academy

Level 3 and Level 4 Counselling Tutor

Job Type: Part time, contract until December 2025
Centre Name: Care To Listen School of Counselling
Location: Addiscombe, Croydon and remotely

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Job Description:

Care To Listen School of Counselling deliver a wide range of counselling courses to students and practitioners and require counselling tutors who can deliver Level 3 and/or Level 4 courses with enthusiasm. This role would suit someone who is passionate about training counsellors and has experience of counselling practice, teaching, and delivering change in a learning context. The role will also involve course planning and developing future course material The postholder should be exceptionally well organised and enjoy working in a fast-paced and often challenging environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide effective and responsive teaching (to the qualification specification) to enable all students to meet the qualification requirements • Address the needs of learners and work creatively to overcome individual barriers to learning
  • Plan and deliver effective learning programmes for diverse groups or individuals in a safe and inclusive environment
  • Assess students work and support them to develop and improve as required
  • Prepare lesson plans and teaching materials
  • Provide written support to students (emails/tutorials/one to one meetings)
  • Provide timely and effective feedback to students
  • Participate in the internal moderation and verification process
  • Liaise with the Educational Programme Manager, admin staff, other tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend staff meetings and CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required Knowledge, skills, and experience
  • A minimum of two years’ experience of teaching and assessing at Level 3 and 4, or above
  • A therapeutic counselling qualification (450 hours) at Level 4 or above
  • A current practitioner with 2 years supervised counselling practice or a minimum 450 counselling hours and hold a Supervision qualification or have 1 year experience of providing supervision to groups or individuals in a counselling setting
  • A member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy
  • 30 hours per year CPD activities
  • Minimum Level 2 English and Maths and shown good ICT skills including competent use of internet and email and learning technologies
  • Experience of teaching and learning in the Adult Education sector
  • Experience of supporting individuals to achieve accreditation and have a good knowledge of CPCAB processes

Hours:10/12 hours per week (L3) TBC (L4)

Reports to:Educational Programme Manager

Contract Terms:Fixed term 1st February 2022- 31st December 2025

Notice:1 months’ notice to be given by either party

Salary: £26,500 pro rata

Expiry date: N/A

How to apply: Please email a cover letter and CV of experience to recruitment@caretolisten.co.uk

Counselling Tutor – Levels 2 - 5

Job Type: Part-time/Permanent (self-employed contract)
Centre Name: London School of Counselling (LSC)
Location: Wanstead House, 21 The Green, E11 2NT and online via Teams and Google

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Job Description:

We are looking for dynamic and innovative tutors to join our friendly, supportive, and welcoming team. If you are passionate about training counsellors and committed to the success of your students; if you can engage and inspire students by bringing counselling to life with enthusiasm, then we would love to hear from you.

LSC is an independent training provider offering Counselling qualifications accredited by CPCAB, including Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills and Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling. We will also be adding the Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies, Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and Level 3 Certificate in Life Coaching to our suite in the near future. As such we want to expand our tutor team and are looking for tutors who have a good knowledge of counselling theory and practice and are qualified to a minimum of one level higher than the course(s) to be delivered. Tutors will have opportunities to deliver classroom-based and online courses.

This role will suit you if you are passionate about developing students, excited about creating course material, well organised and enjoy working as part of a team. You will be supported by a dedicated training team and invited to attend regular reflective team meetings.

If you are a qualified counsellor thinking about stepping into the teaching arena, we would also welcome your application. We are committed to developing and supporting new tutors.

Responsibilities:

  • Create fun, dynamic, inclusive learning environments using creative strategies that will engage and inspire students
  • Help students achieve their goals by providing academic and pastoral support
  • Regularly mark and assess students work
  • Regularly provide feedback that supports students development and progression
  • Participate in internal moderation and verification processes
  • Liaise with the Training Team, Admin staff, other Tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required
  • Attend monthly team meetings outside of teaching hours

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Practising Counsellor with a therapeutic counselling qualification (450 hours) at Level 4 or above
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to complete the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • A minimum of one years’ experience of teaching and assessing at level 2 or above OR experience in an education or support setting with transferable skills
  • A member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy, preferably BACP
  • Minimum Level 2 English and Maths qualifications
  • Good IT skills including competent use of internet, email and learning technologies

Salary: £25 - £30 per hour depending on qualifications and experience (and additional annual loyalty bonus)

Expiry date: On-going recruitment

How to apply: To apply please email a copy of your CV to enquiries@londonschoolofcounselling.co.uk FAO Vic Norman (Director)

For further information please contact Errolie Sermaine (Director) by emailing Errolie.Sermaine@londonschoolofcounselling.co.uk We look forward to hearing from you.

Lecturer in Counselling

Job Type: (Perm/Temp/Part-time/Full-Time)- Opportunity for Fractional permanent position from September 2021.
Centre Name: North Hertfordshire College)
Location: Monkswood Way, Stevenage SG1 1 LA

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Job Description:

We are looking for an outstanding professional, who is motivated and committed to the success of their students. If you can bring Counselling to life in a way that engages, inspires and leads to high achievement, then you will be successful here at NHC. The role requires supporting and teaching students who are in the process of completing a level 4 certificate in Counselling (CPCAB).

Job Purpose:

You will help develop and deliver dynamic learning programmes that meet the needs of learners and utilise a diverse range of teaching and learning strategies. You will plan and deliver CPCAB Counselling programmes in a group setting to learners of varying abilities.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Support the promotion of courses and the recruitment and enrolment of students.
  • Ensure effective assessment of students to help to ensure that learning meets individual needs.
  • Maintain a safe learning environment by supporting students in understanding how to keep themselves, and others, safe and notifying management of any risks.
  • Promote the fundamental British values of democracy; the rule of law; individual liberty; the mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.
  • Utilise a wide range of teaching and learning tools to create and plan interesting and engaging learning opportunities.
  • Deliver outstanding learning, using creative learning strategies that will inspire and engage students to reach their full potential.
  • Provide students with academic and pastoral support to help them achieve their goals.
  • Mark and assess students’ work, providing feedback that supports students to improve.
  • Take responsibility for the progress and achievement of all students on your course.
  • Lead a programme or course, maintaining high standards of behaviour and performance, and providing high quality experiences to raise students’ aspirations.
  • Liaise with student support functions, external agencies and parents to help ensure that students make good or better progress.
  • Use and analyse programme data to support effective course management.
  • Deliver IAG to support students’ decision making and high rates of progression.

Person Specification:

  • A professional Counsellor, Teacher or lecturer with demonstrable experience of delivering outstanding teaching and learning or relevant industry experience.
  • Ability to inspire and engage students to achieve their full potential and a passion for teaching and learning.
  • Organised with an ability to work towards challenging targets and manage time effectively.
  • Educated to degree level or hold a relevant occupational qualification in the subject area.
  • Relevant teaching qualification or willingness to work towards one.
  • A*-C in maths and English.
  • Experience of teaching up to Level 4 in Counselling

Who We Are:

North Hertfordshire College (NHC) is a further education college with over 3,000 full time students across a wide range of areas of learning.

Everything we do at NHC is about helping students achieve what they want to be in life. That means helping them to develop both the knowledge and skills they need to progress in their chosen occupational area, and the employability skills that we know employers require of young people when they enter the world of work.

NHC is part of the Hart Learning Group which also includes Hart L&D, a progressive learning and development business that helps business clients of all sizes to engage with emerging talent, and the Hart Schools Trust – a burgeoning multi-academy trust which sponsors a small number of schools in our local community.

We are currently working towards an ambitious five-year strategy. We want NHC to be Outstanding by 2018. To realise our strategy, we need the best people around. We’re building an amazing team, all of whom share our passion, pace and commitment to helping our students achieve what they want to be in life.

Salary: £31.95 an hour at Level 4

Expiry date: N/A

How to apply: Please contact Samantha Marriott Course coordinator.
To apply please send a CV and one-page cover letter to recruitment@nhc.ac.uk

Contact Details: SMarriott@nhc.ac.uk

Counselling Tutor - Chichester College Group in partnership with Cara Counselling Training

Job Type: Counselling Tutor
Centre Name: Part-time Sessional
Location: Worthing College, Worthing, West Sussex

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Job Description:

We are looking for sessional tutors to teach and support part time students on our counselling courses. Cara Counselling Training work in partnership with the Chichester College Group; the provision is currently expanding, and we are looking for dynamic individuals to join our team.

The current counselling provision includes: Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills, Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Theory, and the Level 4 BACP Approved Practitioner Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. All our courses are co-tutored, the tutors share the responsibilities of delivering, supporting, and assessing, equally and collaboratively. All course materials and resources are provided to ensure continuity throughout, our aim is to provide a high-quality experience with outstanding outcomes.

Applicants need to be available to teach evening sessions in addition to daytime and must be a qualified counsellor and BACP registered or equivalent. We also require applicants to hold a teaching or training qualification or be in the process of obtaining one.

So, if you have energy, enthusiasm, and passion for both counselling AND education, then please get in touch!

Salary: £26.50 - £30.00 per hour depending on experience

How to apply: Please express your interest by submitting a current CV and covering letter to Deborah Flynn-Harland (07846 601228) at deborah@caracounselling.training.co.uk

Counselling Placements

Place2Be Volunteer Counsellors - Nationwide

If you are a qualified or trainee counsellor/therapist, or clinical psychologist and would like to work therapeutically with children, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills in a primary or secondary school setting. We provide on-site same day supervision, developmental training and possible career progression within the organisation. Placements are generally one day per week, for one academic year, term time only. Half day placements may be available in some areas.

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How to apply: visit www.place2be.org.uk/volunteer or contact the Volunteer Recruitment Team on 020 7923 5533 or volunteers@place2be.org.uk

Volunteer placements for counselling students - London

London Young Counselling is an organisation which provides counselling and mental health support to secondary schools across the UK. Their service works closely with schools to provide 1:1 counselling sessions to students weekly, during their school day.

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London Young Counselling offers placements to people currently in their second year of a counselling course as well as qualified counsellors, all through the year. They expect counsellors to be able to commit to at least one academic year and be able to commit to at least a 3 hour placement slot per week. London Young Counselling cover the costs of insurance, DBS checks and necessary training for volunteers of the service.

How to apply: If you would like to apply for a placement with London Young Counselling, please head to their website.

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