Counselling Service Co-ordinator

Salary:                        Pay Scale £20,202 per annum pro rata

Hours:                        Part-time (9 hours per week, over Wed, Thurs and  Fri Afternoon)

Location:                    Melksham, Wiltshire

Reporting to:             Counselling Lead

Responsible for:       Administration/Co-ordination of Counselling Service

Contract type:           Fixed-term for 12 months with possibility of extension

Role Summary:

Wiltshire Mind is a local mental health charity.  Our Counselling Service is a busy, well-established counselling service for people across the county of Wiltshire.  We also provide counselling training placements to trainees on counselling diplomas.

We are recruiting a Counselling Service Co-ordinator to co-ordinate, lead, develop and expand our counselling service.  This is a predominantly an admin/co-ordinator role to ensure the smooth running of the service.  A knowledge of counselling or mental health awareness would be an advantage but is not essential.  The successful candidate will be a highly organised, professional co-ordinator able to co-ordinate and expand our existing service. They will work closely with our Counselling Lead to ensure the smooth running of our service.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate high levels of professionalism, and management skills.  Close liaison with the Chief Executive, Counselling Lead and the Office Co-ordinator will be an integral part of the work.

The role is subject to receiving satisfactory references and a probationary period.

Initial hours will be 9 hours per week, but there is scope for additional hours in the future, subject to the requirements and demands of a growing service.

Some evening work may be required.

For full job description see

2018 New Counselling Coordinator


How to apply:

Please send a CV together with a covering letter by email or letter to:

Wiltshire Mind, Part 1st Floor, 2nd Floor, 21-23 High Street, Melksham SN12 6JY.  office@wiltshiremind.co.uk   www.wiltshiremind.co.uk