We are currently looking for four new members of staff. Would you like to come and work with us?

North Tyneside Children’s Counsellor

Acorns offers a range of therapeutic and support services for children, young people and families affected by domestic violence and abuse, in North Tyneside and Northumberland. Are you a qualified, registered play therapist or children’s counsellor wanting to make a difference? Click below to download the full job description and application form. The closing date for applications is 18th August 2021.

JD & PS – Children’s Counsellor

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Northumberland Team Administrator

We have a vacancy for an experienced, capable project administrator to support our busy, friendly Northumberland Recovery Team, who deliver counselling to children and young people age 4-18.  This role can be office or home based, depending on your requirements and where you live, or a combination of the two. This role involves supporting a small team of counsellors and play therapists to manage their work in Northumberland. The role is fixed term until March 2022. Click below to download the full job description and application form. The closing date for applications is 18th August 2021.

Project Administrator JD & PS

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Northumberland Play Therapist

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised individual to work on an outreach basis within our Northumberland Recovery Team, delivering our award winning counselling programme in schools and children’s centres, and other community venues throughout Northumberland. Are you a qualified, registered play therapist (or other relevant/similar therapeutic specialism) looking for a new challenge? Click below to download the full job description and application form. The closing date for applications is 18th August 2021.

Outreach Counsellor JD & PS

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Children & Young People’s Outreach Worker

Are you an experienced youth worker, play worker, or have experience of working with children affected by domestic abuse? We are recruiting for a motivated, dynamic Children and Young People’s Outreach Worker to work as part of a busy team delivering trauma informed, flexible outreach services which address the psychological and emotional needs of children and young people and families living with the effects of domestic violence and/or abuse.

Work includes 1-1 case work, both practical and therapeutic, and delivery of group programmes, open access services and group sessions, in a variety of settings including in-house, schools and within the community. This role will involve elements of home working and remote working including for the delivery of the service, so flexibility is encouraged.  As travel is a vital part of this role, it is essential that you drive and have access to a vehicle. A youth work, domestic abuse, education or child care background is an advantage. Click below to download the full job description and application form. The closing date for applications is 27th August 2021.

Children & Young People’s Outreach Worker JD & PS

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