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Women's Health Counsellor

Band 6

Main area
Women's Health
Band 6
11.25 hours per week over 2 days
Job ref
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Whittington Hospital and other local sites
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum (pro-rata) excl HCAS
16/10/2019 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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Women's Health Counsellor, Band 6.

Part-time: 11.25 hrs per wk.

We are seeking an experienced counsellor, accredited with British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP),  to run the Women's Health counselling service at Whittington Hospital. This service provides counselling to parents who have had a pregnancy loss. An important feature of the service is that counselling is also offered to parents during pregnancy subsequent to a previous pregnancy loss.

 Working closely with and providing support to the maternity services, the successful candidate will have experience of working with bereavement and trauma and  will also have some knowledge of infertility issues.

 The successful candidate will be self-motivated, flexible and a good communicator, working off-site for a busy hospital.



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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For all enquiries please contact: Debbie Nash - or Liz Thomas Bereavement Support Midwives

If you have problems applying, contact

Whittington Health NHS Trust
Magdala Avenue
N19 5NF
020 7288 3306