Foundation Skills Assistant

We are seeking to recruit a Skills Assistant for the Thursday Foundation Certificate (Spring and Summer Terms 2022 Thursday:19.45 – 21:00pm)

Role: Foundation Skills Assistant
Location: Frome
Start date: January 2022
Salary: tbc
Role description
The overall purpose of this role is to support the Seminar Leader in the delivery of practical sessions on counselling skills and attitudes. This post could be either in person or remote working and utilise zoom classrooms to join the sessions.

Specifically, the post-holder would:
• observe role plays, and make notes of any observations that would help inform the Seminar Leader for assessment purposes
• give appropriate feedback to students, based on the objectives of the role play
• assist with the facilitation of mentalizing exercises, during which students work in pairs or groups in breakout rooms
• Due to current covid situation the course is anticipated to run in person with the facility for staff or students to attend sessions remotely, therefore, applicants must be familiar with the relevant hardware and software, or be willing to acquire the necessary knowledge before the sessions commence (guidance can be provided).

This post would be an excellent entry-level training role, and is suitable for applicants with experience of skills facilitation, or those wishing to gain experience in this area.

Deadline for applications: 26th November 2021
For more information, or to apply, please contact: Diane Coulson (Course Leader)
Applications should include a CV and Covering Letter.

Contact email:
Website: Wessex Counselling and Psychotherapy


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