Counsellor Psychotherapist in London

Expired on: Jan 31, 2022
Counsellor / Psychotherapist in South West London.

Are you a Counsellor / Psychotherapist looking to join a supportive network of like-minded professionals?
We have a unique opportunity for a few exceptional, passionate and committed therapists.
You will be integral part of the Leone Centre service, a known service provider that has developed a great reputation over many years for quality and excellence around therapy and consultancy.
You would be coached on developing and managing your Leone Centre associate practice and offered free supervision and Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
You won’t hold the worry of fixed costs and room rental, you will be offered a free space to practice with an assured flow of clients and be supported by a friendly and passionate team to ensure your professional development.
The Leone Centre Team will work with you to develop and raise your profile so that you acquire visibility. Our office and answering services will take care of enquiries, referrals so that you just focus on your clients and clinical work.
After 2 years of practicing at Leone Centre we will offer a variety of evolutionary options, whether you wish to stay working closely with us or move more towards your own private practice as a part of Leone Centre trademark and constellation of opportunities.
We require from you an outstanding level of motivation and commitment to the highest quality of counselling to our client group alongside your ongoing development.
To get a feel for who we are, visit our website www.leonecentre.com
Contract:
  • Self-employed basis.
Hours:
  • Flexible – able to work evenings and/or weekends.
Job description:
As a Leone Centre Associate Counsellor / Psychotherapist, you will offer sessional, face-to-face counselling to individuals to a diverse client group with a broad range of relational issues.
As a member of the team, you will be trained to use our online scheduling system – we require you to be proficient with ICT, together with a high degree of responsiveness to e-mails, referrals and booking notifications, in line with Leone Centre policies and procedures.
To be considered for this role you will:
  • Hold a Qualification in Counselling / Psychotherapy.
  • Be a registered member of BACP or UKCP.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A confident, positive and empathetic approach.
  • Have at least 100 hours of clinical work offering Counselling and Psychotherapy to individuals or couples.
  • Experience in working with a wide range of clinical presenting issues of varying degrees.
  • Ability to formulate a vision for the therapeutic process and management of a client’s presenting issues.
  • Are actively committed to your continual professional development.
  • Have your own professional indemnity insurance.
  • Have a good capacity to manage calendar/mail systems.
  • Offer one CPD workshop a year, attend at least two free CPD events.
Desirable: 
  • Ability to offer a minimum of 5 x 50 mins sessions a week.
  • Have experience of working in corporate settings.
Additionally, you will also:
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Have a good understanding of professional guidelines and codes of practice.
  • Have in place regular supervision.
  • Keep your ongoing CPD continuing professional development up to date.
  • Have Anti-Virus and Anti-Malware installed on your computer equipment.
  • Reliable internet connection.
  • Mobile phone.
  • Have a good understanding and commitment to confidentiality.
  • Sound knowledge of the General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR).
Benefits:
  • Working with an established organisation, committed to providing excellent services with a solid reputation.
  • Offered free Supervision.
  • Leone Centre raising your Associate Profile.
  • You do not pay for practice hire and are not left with a bill to pay if clients DNA or if you are on annual leave.
  • Our administrational service will ensure that new referrals can be booked and existing clients are able to leave a message.
  • Free Continuing Professional Development at Leone Centre.
  • Actively involved with the Leone Centre Team to help make a difference.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, please forward.
  • Your CV.
  • Proof of professional registration/membership.
  • A supporting statement (see the below).
In your supporting statement (max 1 A4 page) please include:
  • What brought you to be a Counsellor/Therapist.
  • Your psychotherapeutic approach.
  • Qualifications & professional memberships.
  • Current availability/working hours preference/potential start date.
  • Current clinical practice (if applicable).
  • Website and/or counselling directory profile (if applicable).
Please note due to the high number of applications we reserve the right to close this post before the deadline. Due to high response numbers, if you do not hear from us, please assume that you have been unsuccessful, this time.
Deadline:
  • 19/01/2022
Job Category: Counsellor / Psychotherapist
Job Type: Contract Self Employed
Job Location: South West London
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