Volunteer Counsellors/Psychotherapists for one to one therapy

ARC Cancer Support Centres in Dublin are seeking Qualified Volunteer Counsellors & Psychotherapists (Accredited and Pre-accredited) to provide counselling to our Service Users (this may include individuals with a cancer diagnosis, family members and carers).  During Covid19 pandemic restrictions Counselling is provided online (via Zoom or similar) or by telephone. Under normal circumstances Counselling is provided face to face in our three Centres (Eccles St., South Circular Road and Herbert Avenue). It is envisaged that going forwards a blend of face to face or remote options will be offered to clients.

A minimum of two hours commitment per week is required (initially working from your own home), and up to six 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.

Induction and initial training, and Monthly Supervision is provided.

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

Closing Date 26th October. See www.arccancersupport.ie for more information about the organisation

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 (this may include individuals with a cancer diagnosis, family members and carers).  During Covid19 pandemic restrictions Counselling is provided online (via Zoom or similar) or by telephone. Under normal circumstances Counselling is provided face to face in our three Centres (Eccles St., South Circular Road and Herbert Avenue). It is envisaged that going forwards a blend of face to face or remote options will be offered to clients.

A minimum of two hours commitment per week is required (initially working from your own home), and up to six 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 initial training, and Monthly Supervision is provided.

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

Closing Date 26th October. See www.arccancersupport.ie for more information about the organisation