Volunteer Counsellor

People and communities | Domestic violence | Social justice and democracy

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Location: 287 Addicombe Road, Croydon, CR0 7HZ (see map)

Travel: Mapledale Avenue bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Providing counselling services to women who have suffered abuse
  • Keeping track of agreed actions and providing feedback to administrator
  • This role requires you to work from home during your agreed volunteering hours. Call costs will be reimbursed.
Counselling

Counselling

What impact will this have?

  • Helping women who are in distress to become calm and improve their mental wellbeing.
  • Helping the charity to help more women address their needs.
  • Enabling the charity to alert the police or relevant services in cases of an emergency.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Minimum commitment of 1 hr per week
  • We can work with your availability

Expenses

  • Call costs

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Academic
  • Charity
  • Interpersonal
  • Counselling
  • Practical
  • Professional
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Counselling

Training

  • Volunteers will need to come with counselling training and experience.
  • We may be able to fund short courses to enhance the volunteer's skills after six months of volunteering.

Location

287 Addicombe Road, Croydon, CR0 7HZ

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