Volunteer Counsellors/Psychotherapists for Individuals (Adults & Teens), Couples and Families

ARC Cancer Support Centres are seeking qualified Volunteer Counsellors & Psychotherapists (accredited and pre-accredited) to provide counselling to our service users (individuals with a cancer diagnosis, family members and carers). During Covid-19 restrictions, counselling is provided online via Zoom or by telephone. Under normal circumstances, counselling is provided face-to-face in our three Centres (Eccles St., South Circular Road and Herbert Avenue). Going forward, a blend of face-to-face or remote options will be offered to clients.

A minimum of 4 hours commitment per week is required (initially working from your own home), and up to 6 hours weekly are available. Candidates must have evidence of qualifications, insurance and IACP/IAHIP membership. References will be required & Garda vetting is undertaken by ARC.

We are currently seeking therapists to work with adults, adolescents, couples and families. Appropriate training required, while induction and supervision (monthly group and individual) are provided.

To apply please send a cover letter (stating which client type you wish to work with) and CV to Yvonne Lucas, ARC Services Manager - yvonnelucas@arccancersupport.ie

 

Volunteer Counsellors/Psychotherapists for Support Groups and Group Therapy

ARC Cancer Support Centres in Dublin are seeking qualified Volunteer (accredited and pre-accredited) Group Facilitation Counsellors & Psychotherapists to provide Support Group & Therapy group facilitation to our service users (individuals with a cancer diagnosis, family members and carers). During Covid-19 restrictions, counselling is provided online (via Zoom) or by telephone. Under normal circumstances, counselling is provided face-to-face in our three Centres (Eccles St., South Circular Road and Herbert Avenue). Going forward, a blend of face-to-face or remote options will be offered to clients.

A minimum of 4 hours commitment per week is required (initially working from your own home), and up to 6 hours weekly are available. Candidates must have evidence of qualifications (including group therapy or group facilitation), insurance, and IACP/IAHIP membership. References will be required and Garda vetting is undertaken by ARC.

Induction and Monthly Supervision is provided.

To apply please send a cover letter and CV to Yvonne Lucas, ARC Services Manager - yvonnelucas@arccancersupport.ie