Volunteer Counselling Project Coordinator (21 hours per week) for Durham County Carers Support

Job Finder Icon

Contract Type: Fixed term

Role Type: Employment

Hours: Part time

Application deadline:

Based: Hybrid

Salary: £24,435 Pro Rata

Salary Type: Fixed Salary

Location: County Durham

Role description: Project Support

We are delighted to be able to expand our existing Volunteer Counselling Project.


We are looking for a Project Coordinator to work closely with the Volunteer Project Lead to coordinate and develop our amazing volunteer counselling service.  You will be responsbile for providing a safe, professional and accessible counselling service to Carers across County Durham and Darlington.  


Having responsiblity for the day to day running of the project you will ensure that all adminstrative functions are completed in a timely manner.  You will deal with enquiries from potential volunteer counsellors as well as internally from our team.  


You will be communicating with Carers to arrange Counselling sessions and you will work closely with the Volunteer Project Lead to develop existing policies and procedures including referral, cancellation and triage procedures. 


Candidates must have at least 2 years administrative experience in an office environment, excellent administration and computer skills including data entry, editing, emailing, electronic filing and be confident and skilled in using microsoft excel.


An understanding the BACP counselling framework would be advantageous but not essential


This role is subject to a DBS Check

Apply for this job