Project Worker 2 – Therapeutic Worker

Location UK / Down

Job Type Fixed term contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 17 hours ago

Reference 1377628

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Project Worker 2 - Therapeutic Worker (fixed to 30.11.19, 17.4 hrs p/w) based in Banbridge.

Project Worker 2 – Therapeutic Worker (fixed to 30.11.19, 17.4 hrs p/w) (2477)

Location: NOVA Scheme

Contract type: Fixed term


Salary : £23,545 – 31,209

Barnardo’s Nova Trauma Support Service:

Barnardo’s Nova Trauma Support Service provides trauma-focused therapeutic support for children, young people and parents who have been affected by trans-generational trauma, as a result of the N.I Conflict and by general trauma experiences including parental separation, bereavement and domestic violence. Nova trauma counsellors also deliver information sessions on understanding and managing trauma responses.

Location of Service/Support Offered:

The service has an office base in Banbridge from where therapeutic sessions can be provided. The service is also provided in neutral venues such as community/voluntary service buildings or in family homes across the Southern Health & Social Care Trust area.

Qualification Required:

A Professional qualification in either Social Work or Counselling Psychology or in Counselling with full registration and accreditation with a relevant professional body (e.g. BACP, IACP, PTUK).

Hours of Work:

17.4 per week; Monday to Friday 9am-5pm; Flexible working considered; Occasional evening work may be required.

Interview date: 18 December 2018

About Barnardo’s

At Barnardo’s we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo’s is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo’s.

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website

Closing Date: 13 December 2018