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Current Vacancies

Sessional Counsellors

CARA (Centre for Action on Rape and Abuse) is seeking qualified counsellors to work on a sessional basis to support victims of sexual violence.

We are seeking counsellors able to work for a minimum of 5 sessions a week, supporting victims of sexual violence from our centres in Braintree, Colchester, Chelmsford, Clacton-on-Sea and Great Dunmow. Rates are £25-£30 per hour, counselling rooms provided free-of-charge.

Specialist training and ongoing support will be provided to suitable candidates. The training will run over five days in October 2016 in our Colchester office: Sunday 16th, Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th, Thursday 27th, Friday 28th and Saturday 29th and will run from 10.00am – 4.00pm each day.

If you would like to apply, please send your CV and cover-letter stating why you would be suitable to work with CARA to Sarah on Please contact the same email address if you would like further information.

Appointments are open to women only and are exempt from the Equality Act (2010) under Schedule 9, Part1