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Current Vacancies

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If you have any questions email info@base51.org.uk

School Counsellor

Salary £14,254.29 (actual salary)

Fixed term contract 1 year

25 hours per week Mon to Friday *Term time only*(38 weeks)

Applicants must be available to start this position from 2nd  September 2024

The successful applicant will be based within a large secondary school in Rainworth, Nottinghamshire weekdays during school hours and will be responsible for the implementation of the counselling service on behalf of Base 51.

 

The successful applicant will be a qualified counsellor (minimum level 4 diploma) with accreditation from a recognised governing body (such as BACP/NCS etc.) or be eligible to work towards.

OutBurst Counsellor

Salary £4,458 (actual salary)

Fixed term contract to 31st March 2026

6 hours per week

Base 51 are recruiting for a counsellor to work within our LGBTQI+ service, OutBurst!

 

The successful applicant will work with our youth team and OutBurst Co-ordinator to implement a counselling programme for service users from the LGBTQI+ community.  The role will include attending youth sessions to create relationships, offer support and information and break down barriers to accessing support, as well as one to one and group counselling (if appropriate), assessment of young people’s mental health and level of risk.

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The successful applicant will be a qualified counsellor (minimum level 4 diploma) with accreditation (or working towards) from a recognised governing body such as BACP/NCS etc. and will have experience or knowledge of the issues that impact young people who identify as LGBTQI+.

Qualified Sessional Tutors, Assessors and Internal Verifiers - Counselling

Base 51 training academy offers professional qualifications in Counselling to professionals in the East Midlands, Nottingham city and Nottinghamshire.

 

We have an exciting opportunity for experienced tutors and assessors who is also a qualified Counsellor to join our team of sessional academy staff.

 

Using the indicative course content you will provide your own teaching resources and teach groups of adult learners.

Suitable qualifications and experience include;

▪ Level 3 or 4 Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS) or above

▪ Level 3 Education and Training or above

▪ Diploma or certificate in education

▪ Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Education

In addition, Tutors must hold a counselling qualification in the humanistic/person-centred approach level 4 diploma or above and experience.

Assessors have an assessor qualification or evidence of recent relevant experience. Suitable assessor qualifications include:

 

▪ Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment

▪ Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

▪ A1 Assess Candidate Performance using a Range of Methods

▪ D32 Assess Candidate Performance and D33 Assess Candidate using Differing Sources of Evidence

In addition, Assessors must hold a counselling qualification at Level 4 or above.

Internal Verifiers (IV) have an internal verification qualification or evidence of recent relevant experience.

 

Suitable internal verification qualifications include:

▪ Level 4 Award in Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

▪ Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

▪ V1 Conduct Internal Quality Assurance of the Assessment Process

▪ D34 Internally Verify the Assessment Process

In addition, Internal Verifiers must hold a counselling qualification at Level 4 or above.

You’ll be working with learners from across the East Midlands region, either online, or face to face (in Nottingham City) on varying lengths of contracts depending on the level of course (levels 2 -4). We have a limited number of ‘online only’ vacancies so please clearly mark your application if this is your preference.

An application pack can be found at the links below.

 

Please download and read all of the documents.

Closing date for completed applications: ongoing

Sessional Counsellors

Qualified Sessional Counsellor 
Hours: variable
Salary: £20.00 per hour (self-employed basis only)

Location: Nottingham city centre and online

 

Closing date for completed applications: ongoing

 

Base 51 counselling service delivers therapeutic interventions and counselling and support to young people aged 10-24 years old in the East Midlands, Nottingham city and Nottinghamshire.

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a vibrant and enthusiastic counsellor to join our experienced team to deliver counselling for young people experiencing crisis or mental health difficulties, as part of a wider multi-disciplinary service.

 

You will be required to carry out therapeutic assessments, one to one counselling, process review and outcome monitoring, case file administration. You will be self-employed but will also be an active member of the team, working alongside counselling and youth work professionals to support service growth and improve service provision.

Qualified Sessional Youth Work Tutors  

At Base 51 Training Academy we deliver accredited youth work training to people working with children and young people from across the Youth Work sector.  

The training opportunities in Youth Work range from the Level 1 Certificate in Exploring Youth Work, through to accredited and JNC recognised Level 2 Certificate in Youth Work Practice and Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work Practice.

We have an exciting opportunity for trainers with the following essential criteria:

  •  JNC Professionally Qualified Youth Work practitioner who have undertaken a recognised professional qualification in youth work.

  • Have a minimum of three years practical experience.

  • Have a sound understanding of National Occupational Standards for Youth Work

  • Have a sound understanding of the requirements for assessment within Ofqual

  • Be able to evidence continued professional development within the last three years

  • A flexible approach with the individual needs of learners needs’  as the priority

  • An ability to work some evenings in accordance with learners’ needs

  • An ability to work independently and manage the delivery of the scheme of work relevant to the course.

  • Ability to set up as self-employed, and hold relevant insurances.

 

 

Using the indicative course content you will have the opportunity to provide your own teaching resources to teach groups of adult learners.

An application pack can be found at the links below.

 

Please download and read all of the documents.

Closing date for completed applications: ongoing

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