Telephone Based Counsellor
We are currently recruiting for telephone based Mental Health Counsellors to work within a charitable organisation in Sunderland. The post will be based onsite in Sunderland and cannot be done remotely.
Working on a full time basis the role will be taking calls from people suffering with their Mental Health, offering empathetic and compassionate advice, whilst remaining calm and helpful at all times.
Calls will come from people in crisis, as well as those who have access to online CBT and IAPT. Your role will be to assess the level of crisis the person is experiencing and ensure the best possible outcomes for that person.
Communication, negotiation and confidence handling mental health cases over the phone will be vital to your success in this role.
If you have at least a Level 3 Certificate in Counselling and feel you would be a great match for this role, I would love to hear from you. Click apply and we will be in touch for a confidential discussion.
-Shifts: mixture of day and night shifts on a rota basis, overtime available
-Telephone helpline (no face to face)
-Minimum Level 3 Counselling qualification + one year counselling experience