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Title Communications Officer
Location Belfast
Job Information

The Communications Officer is a key role for Nexus NI.  Working closely with the CEO, they will be responsible for developing and implementing communications strategies and plans that will ensure that the organisation communicates effectively internally and externally, to deliver our organisational strategic aim of breaking the silence on sexual violence.

Full details can be found in the Job Description

Communications Officer Job description

Application is by Nexus application form

communications officer application form

Please complete and return the monitoring form

HRF01 – Monitoring Form updated June 18

Any questions of queries please email info@nexusni.org

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Title Volunteer Counsellors
Salary Volunteer
Location All regional offices
Job Information

The successful applicants will be required to have the following experience, qualifications and skills

Essential

  • Completion of a Level 4 or higher diploma in counselling course (or equivalent).
  • Minimum of 100 hours of supervised counselling practice
  • The ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of counselling skills, theory and application
  • Basic knowledge of issues relating to sexual abuse
  • Basic knowledge of mental health issues
  • An ability to recognise and appropriately deal with risk
  • Membrship (or student membership) or BACP, NCS or ICAP

Desirable

  • Previous experience of working with survivors of sexual abuse
  • Have engaged in personal therapy

Duties

  • To provide one to one counselling sessions for Nexus NI
  • To keep records of all client work and attendance at supervision
  • To adhere to the code of ethics of the BACP or equivalent.
  • To actively pursue personal development and growth as a counsellor
  • To have knowledge of and adhere to Nexus NI policies, procedures  and practise

Terms & conditions

  • Accountable to the Operations Manager & Clinical Manager
  • Clinical supervision will be provided by Nexus NI as required
  • Travel expenses will be payable
  • Notice period of one month on either side required.
  • Attendance at a formal induction and ongoing training will be required.

Selection procedure

  • Application by a Nexus NI application form only.  Monitoring form must be returned to the monitoring officer by post.
  • After short-listing suitable volunteer cousnelling will be invited for interview which will include a role play.
  • At least 2 references will be obtained.
  • Any appointment will be subject to an acceptable Access NI Enhanced Check.

Nexus NI is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Application form July 2016 volunteer counsellor job application

HRF13 – DISCLOSURE OF CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS (STAFF)

HRF01 – Monitoring Form updated may 13

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