Counselling Supervisor for chronic illness support charity

Counselling Supervisor for chronic illness support charity

Ongoing role
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At a glance

Skills

  • Data protection / GDPR
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Mentoring / Coaching
  • Social care / Counselling

Where

London, SW5 9EG
Remote opportunity

Time

Mostly during office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month or 1-3 hours / week
6-8 hours per month, or fewer hours depending on your situation. This can be agreed before starting to volunteer.

Join our fun, small, and friendly team to make a difference in people's lives. Our mission is to combat loneliness and isolation in the community and provide a safe space for everyone, As Supervisor, you will ensure our counsellors are supported.

What will you be doing?

Are you an experienced and qualified counselling supervisor looking to make a difference? Chronically Marvellous, a leading organisation dedicated to providing support to individuals with chronic health conditions, is in need of an additional counselling supervisor to join our team.

As we continue to grow and expand our services, we require additional supervisors who can dedicate 6 - 8 hours per month to provide supervision to our team of counsellors. All supervision sessions are conducted online, making it convenient and accessible for both our supervisors and counsellors.

At Chronically Marvellous, we are committed to following the guidelines set by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). Therefore, the ideal candidate should be familiar with and adhere to these guidelines, ensuring the highest standards of professional practice and ethical conduct.

By joining us as a counselling supervisor, you will have the opportunity to support and guide our counsellors in their work with clients dealing with chronic health conditions. Your expertise and guidance will help them navigate the unique challenges that arise in such circumstances.

In addition to the satisfaction of giving back to a wonderful cause, Chronically Marvellous offers a range of valuable services to our clients. Our team of dedicated counsellors provide individual and group therapy sessions, offering support and guidance for a variety of mental health issues specifically related to chronic health conditions. We are proud to be able to offer our services online, making it accessible to individuals across geographical locations, helping them overcome the limitations caused by their condition.

If you have the necessary qualifications, the time to commit, and the desire to make a positive impact, we encourage you to apply and reach out to us. Join the Chronically Marvellous team and help us continue providing high-quality support to those living with chronic health conditions. Together, we can make a difference.

Chronically Marvellous covers the volunteer's insurance and supervision costs.

What are we looking for?

By joining Chronically Marvellous as a Supervisor, there are several skills that are required to succeed in the role. You would be responsible for the wellbeing of our Counsellors, and as a result, our service users. You will be qualified as a Counselling Supervisor with the BACP, or equivalent. You would need to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with board members and staff members.

You would also need to have a passion for the mission of Chronically Marvellous and a deep understanding of the challenges faced by individuals with chronic illnesses. This would allow you to provide valuable insights and perspectives as you work with Counsellors that meet the needs of this community.

What difference will you make?

By becoming a part of Chronically Marvellous, you will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact in the community and change lives. Chronically Marvellous is a non profit organisation dedicated to supporting individuals living with chronic illnesses and conditions. By joining the organisation, you will have the chance to participate in various programs and events that aim to enhance the lives of those living with chronic illnesses.

You can help by using your expertise and compassion to assist our counsellors to do their job safely and effectively. By doing so, you will help to create a more inclusive and supportive community that provides resources and assistance to those in need.

Your involvement with Chronically Marvellous will allow you to see the positive impact you can make in the world. You will have the opportunity to help others navigate the challenges of living with a chronic illness and provide them with hope and support, which can be life-changing. So, by joining Chronically Marvellous, you will be making a significant difference in the lives of those who need it most.

Before you apply

Please contact Tash (Founder) and Steffi (Trustee) through Reach in the first instance.

Causes
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Organisation type: 
    Social enterprise

    At Chronically Marvellous, we are dedicated to helping individuals who struggle with chronic illnesses and disabilities. Our beneficiaries are those who face significant challenges every day when...