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Vacancy for a volunteer Childline Counsellor

A Childline counsellor aged 16+ provides a service to children and young people who contact the helpline by telephone or the Childline website. As a trained volunteer, the Childline Counsellor is able to respond to children and young people in a variety of ways that meet their needs at the time they contact.  This includes listening and speaking to children and young people on the telephone; via a live 1-2-1 online conversation, or via email.  Childline supervisors always work alongside counselling volunteers giving support, advice and direction in working with sensitive issues such as bullying, sexual abuse, physical abuse, self-harm and family relationships.

The minimum weekly time commitment required is 4 hours, negotiable with the organisation.

Travel expenses are reimbursed and full training is provided.

A formal discussion, references and a disclosure and barring check will be required.  Ref 335

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact us using the form below and quote the reference number.

Volunteering Form

Please complete the form below to register your interest