Volunteer Counsellor Recruitment for Sexual Trauma and Recovery Services - Dorset Rape Crisis (STARS)

STARS offers one to one counselling support to survivors of sexual violence. We are currently recruiting for volunteer counsellors.

All our volunteer counsellors must have completed or be completing at least a Level 4 Diploma in Counselling or equivalent.

We ask that you are able to commit to a minimum caseload of two clients  (raising to three when you feel ready) and commit to volunteering with STARS for at least 24 months. We provide in-house fortnightly supervision with our Clinical Lead or Clinical Supervisor that you are expected to attend and Continues Professional Development (CPD) opportunities.

Full training and support is provided including Clinical Supervision by a qualified supervisor. Our training will take place in September and October 2019 and will consist of six full day sessions.

All our Volunteer Counsellors undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and must be a BACP member and have their own insurance.

If you are interested in the role and would like to apply please email our Volunteer Co-ordinator [email protected] for further details and an application form. Places are limited so early applications are advised.