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Helpline Counsellor

Organisation:

Youthline Otago Inc

Category:

Social Support

Hours:

Both/Flexible

Locations:

Dunedin

To work on the Youthline National Helpline Support and Referral service. To attend Helpline Counsellor training (six times per year as scheduled) and supervision once per month.

Requirements

To be a good listener, patient, non-judgemental, supportive
and a good communicator. Commitment and compassion.
Must complete Youthline Otago’s 8 day Induction Programme as a prerequisite.  This training is held 3 times per year (Feb/Mar, Jun/Jul and Nov/Dec) and ALL 8 days must be completed in one training period.
Travel costs will be reimbursed.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment

Negotiable - 2-3 shifts per month at 3 hours per shift plus 1 ½ hours per month for supervision and 2 hours per session for on-going training.

Getting started

The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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