Renew Counselling are a major provider of professional counselling & training services in Essex and East London delivering over 13,000 counselling sessions per year and offering professional academic training in partnership with Anglia Ruskin University.
FAMILY LIAISON WORKER
£ 25,539 pro rata per annum (actual salary £5,448)
BASED IN BASILDON, ESSEX
(with willingness and ability to travel to Chelmsford and surrounding areas,
including family homes)
Due to expansion Renew Counselling are currently seeking a Family Liaison Worker to support the work of the Counselling Centres.
Often parents and young people come to Renew Counselling because of difficulties in understanding one another; both emotionally and behaviourally. The role of the Family Liaison Worker is to help parents/carers to develop their capacities to understand and respond to their child's needs, thereby supporting progress in the child's counselling. By offering parents/carers a space to talk and think about the issues affecting their child and the family as a whole, the family are able to develop a stronger reflective (mentalising) capacity.
The successful candidate will have completed training in a relevant discipline (e.g. Social Work, Teaching, Nursing, Counselling, Youth Work, or equivalent) and have 2 years’ experience supporting families in a similar role. Candidates will also be required to have experience of managing risk and making referrals where appropriate. The ability to successfully work within a multi-
Please contact Emma Bacon (HR Manager) on emma@renew-
The deadline for submission of completed application forms is strictly by 5.00pm on Friday 13th November 2015.
Renew Counselling’s therapeutic services are accredited
by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
To see a full job description and application form please download the following documents: