Volunteer Counsellor Polish Speaking (Harrow) Location: Harrow Days: 1 day per week How you can help We work with a diverse range of service users and support a large Polish speaking population who would benefit greatly from working with a Counsellor who can support their language requirements. As a Volunteer Counsellor, you will support the delivery of a wide range of interventions for service users. Will include: See a minimum of 3 clients and a maximum of 6 clients per week (1 day). You will deliver counselling sessions face to face and also remotely online to WDP services. Keep accurate records of work in line with WDP expectations and feedback any issues to their line manager/supervisor Attend ongoing training in discussion with your clinical supervisor Adhere to all WDP policies and procedures In addition to the above you will be invited to participate in meetings, where relevant, and to carry out other tasks as deemed necessary to support the needs of the counselling service. What skills do I need? The role would be ideal for someone looking to develop their therapeutic experience in the drug and alcohol field and accrue some counselling hours towards your future accreditation with BPS, BACK, UKCP. While some knowledge of the sector is desirable, we are specifically looking for people who have a passion for the work that we do. A positive attitude and the desire to learn are essential, as is a non-judgemental and supportive approach to people who are facing problems with drugs and alcohol. Interested? Find out more about our Harrow service. Download the full role description. Check out our FAQs for full details about how to apply and what type of tasks are involved with this role. Download our Volunteer Application Form. Download our Volunteer Equal Opportunities Form. We look forward to hearing from you! Please note: we ask that volunteers try to commit for a six-month period where possible.