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Roles and opportunities available

To apply for one of our vacancies please download an application form below and email to HR@ellenor.org. 

For those who may require a reasonable adjustment at interview or during employment, you may download and complete the disability adjustment form and submit it alongside your application.       If you require any assistance during this process please email HR or call 01474 538 555

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Counsellor

Counsellor
Salary: £14,621 per annum/£31,331 per annum pro rata
Location: Northfleet
Hours: 17.5 per week
(Flexible hours, includes some evenings and weekends working)

About Us:
ellenor is a charity and a specialist palliative care provider for adults and children in Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley, and for children across the London Borough of Bexley.  The Organisation has In-patient, Community, Wellbeing and therapeutic services at Northfleet.

Role:
We are looking for an experienced Counsellor to deliver counselling to adults and young people within an organisation which truly cares about the wellbeing of its clients and staff. At ellenor compassion shapes every interaction.

You will provide Counselling to clients of all ages who are under the care of ellenor. This will include face-to-face via Zoom, telephone and in some circumstances will include visiting clients in their homes. You will assist the administrative functions of the Counselling Service, including supporting with the management of referrals and assessments. You will also aid the planning and delivery of different events and initiatives including our GEMS days and Remembering Days.

You will actively support the strategic development of the Counselling Service to enable the Counselling Team to offer high quality Counselling and bereavement care to our clients, including supporting the development and delivery of our offer of Counselling for children and young people.

Role Requirements:
You will be an empathic and compassionate individual, with a drive to ensure that our Counselling Service is the best service it can be, and that each one of our clients receives the highest levels of support and service they deserve.

Professional Growth: You’ll have the opportunity to learn, grow and develop your skills in a supportive and friendly environment whilst working with a variety of key stakeholders. 

Supportive Team: At ellenor, we support, encourage, and uplift each other.  By contributing towards our mission and being part of our dynamic team together we will celebrate successes and help overcome challenges as well as learning and moving on quickly from our failures.  We encourage you to try new initiatives, think BIG and be bold with your aspirations.

Make it your own: There is much flexibility to shape this role by implementing your ideas and strategies in support of our aims and objectives.

This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

An employer contributory pension scheme is available, and NHS Pension Scheme members can transfer in their pension.

As an ellenor employee you will have access to our 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme, and employee discount schemes.

To apply please send a completed application form or a copy of your CV and cover letter, only applications with a cover letter will be considered. Please contact hr@ellenor.org or phone 01474 320007 should you require further information.

 Closing date 3 July 2024

ellenor is committed to recognising and valuing peoples’ differences and promoting an inclusive environment for everyone. We are driven to create a workplace culture which encourages all of us to treat each other fairly, with respect, and allows us to truly be ourselves at work. We are committed to recruiting and retaining an outstanding and diverse team of individuals who will work together to support our patients and their families at one of the most difficult times of their lives