• Volunteer Office Assistant (4+ hrs/week)

    TIC+ (Teens in Crisis) will provide face to face and online counselling to over 2000 children, young people and their families in Gloucestershire this year.

    We are now looking for a Volunteer Office Assistant to volunteer for a minimum of 4 hours a week on a Monday, with a commitment of at least 6 months.

    The role will involve filing, copying and general administrative tasks to support our busy administrative team.

    The role will be based at our Head Office in Mitcheldean.

    To apply & for a full role description and person specification please contact:

    Katherine Davis  - Administration Coordinator


    Phone: 01594 372777

  • Gloucester-based Online Counsellor for Children and Young People

    Due to an exciting period of growth we are seeking to employ counsellors/psychotherapists to provide online counselling (text-chat) for children and young people aged 11-25 years. You will join a passionate, dedicated and professional team based either at our counselling offices in Mitcheldean, or at our office in central Gloucester.

    Successful applicants will:

    - Hold a relevant professional qualification in Counselling/Psychotherapy at Diploma level or above (or equivalent).
    - Be a member of BACP or equivalent and also listed on the BACP or equivalent Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists.
    - Have more than 150 hours of post qualification supervised clinical practice working with young people.
    - Have received (or are soon to receive) specialist training of at least 100 hours to work with young people according to the BACP competencies (can be accessed at TIC+)

    A specialist certified online counselling training course will be provided free of charge to successful candidates who do not already hold such a qualification.

    Online supervision from a specialist online supervisor will be provided for all online counsellors.

    Terms: Fixed term 12 months (52 weeks per year) commencing ASAP. It is hoped the contract will be extended beyond this period subject to funding.

    Holiday: You will receive 5.6 weeks’ holiday inclusive of public/bank holidays (pro-rata for part time employees).

    Hours of Work: There are several 5.5 hour shifts (3.45pm – 9.15pm) and one 4.5 hour shift (4.45pm – 9.15pm) per week available. One of these shifts will commence in September 2019. You may apply for more than one shift per week.

    Possible working days are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

    Place of Work: TIC+ offices in Mitcheldean or at our office in central Gloucester.

    Pay: £12.33 - £15.76 per hour depending on experience

    Deadline for Applications: 12th April 2019

    Interview Dates: 23rd & 25th April 2019

    Induction day: Thursday 23rd May 2019 at our offices in Mitcheldean.

    For a full job description and application form please email

    TIC+ operates safe recruitment procedures.
    The above position is subject to a successful Disclosure and Barring Service check.

I just wanna urge anyone who feels they need to talk to someone to do so. The guys at TIC+ are fantastic and believe me I’d be loads more messed up if it wasn't for their support. Take that first step. Even though it’s hard it’s worth it. James, aged 17

All stories and quotes are real, however the names and identifying details have been changed to protect the privacy of individuals.


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