Help Counselling is a small, local mental health charity that offers 1:1 low cost counselling and training placements for trainee psychotherapists.  Based in Portobello Road and serving the community for over thirty years, Help is currently restructuring so the Board of Trustees have created new job opportunities to ensure that Help Counselling builds on its successful history whilst implementing a dynamic new strategy.

1x PHILANTHROPY MANAGER – Salary £33,000 – 36,000 per annum
This newly created and exciting role affords you the opportunity to generate change within a small organisation. Reporting directly to the Board, you will take the lead to develop and drive forward an effective fundraising strategy, enabling the charity to leverage all sources of income whilst enhancing its reputation for excellence in the provision of counselling to the local community.

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1x CLINICAL DIRECTOR  –  Salary £33,000 – 36,000 per annum
This role presents a challenging opportunity for a motivated, qualified and experienced psychotherapist to join a small staff team, reporting to the Board of Trustees.  The role is newly created at the request of the Board to provide the necessary emphasis for clinical excellence for all clients supported by Help Counselling and to lead, supervise and manage a team of approximately 55/60 volunteer counsellors in the provision of short and long-term counselling contracts and a team of 10 supervisors.  The Director will be responsible for managing safeguarding issues.   This role will also lead and manage the relationships with GPs and other healthcare providers in the community where clinical expertise/liaison is required. The role holder will maintain existing relationships with other local organisations and charity groups and develop new ones.

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ADMINISTRATION MANAGER –  Salary £18,000-21,000 per annumHelp is looking for an Administration Manager that includes the duties of Financial Controller and maintenance of Help’s web-site and answering the phone. The job requires a degree of flexibility and you will be working closely with and coordinating with the Clinical & Philanthropy Managers, in terms of timing and meeting reporting deadlines.

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