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EAP Counsellor - Full Time

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
EH45 9JQ
£ 30000 - 30000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
30 Apr 2019
30 May 2019

Job Description

Counsellor, EAP Service – Edinburgh - Full Time

£30,000 per annum

We are currently looking for a qualified counsellor to join our Employee Assistance Program team. You will be based in our clinic in Edinburgh. This role will also include carrying out tele consults from home.

We provide a 24/7 confidential support service to our client’s employees nationwide. They can call our number to speak to a qualified counsellor about issues such as depression, anxiety, stress, debt advice and family issues. Working as part of this team you will provide confidential advice, and further therapy if needed.

The role will involve:

• Undertaking face to face counselling with patients from our employee assistance program

• Conducting telephone assessments including referral for ongoing psychological support

• Administering Psychometric Tools

• Providing support calls to employees and managers and signposting to appropriate external agencies

• Offering Psychoeducation

• Delivering Trauma Support

• Managing Risk Calls

• Providing telephone and video counselling to employees

• Assisting EAP Team with other duties including referral work

• Providing advice to managers/HR on a needs basis

The ideal candidate will have:

• Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and/or Psychotherapy

• BACP Registration required

• Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

• Ideally be BACP or BABCP accredited or working towards accreditation

• Minimum of 5 years post qualifying counselling experience

• Telephone counselling experience

• Experience or an interest in email counselling beneficial

• EAP Experience desirable but not essential

• Computer literate essential


• You will be working 40 hours per week working Monday-Friday 9.30am – 6.00pm

As we offer a 24/7 service, you will be required to work bank holidays on a rota basis. You will get this time back in lieu.

The Company fully believes in supporting its staff members and has supported a number of employees through further development courses. PAM also offers an excellent benefits package including:

• Pension Scheme

• Health Cash Plan

• Life Assurance Scheme

• 33 Days Holiday pro-rata

Apply Now!

Ref: EAPEdin

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