Feb 05, 2019

Community Keepers Counsellor

  • Community Keepers
  • Cape Town
Part time Health Care

Job Description

Community Keepers seeks to appoint two Counsellors, to be based in Cape Town (Ysterplaat / Maitland).

Duration: Part time - Three to Four mornings a week

Start Date: As soon as possible


Conduct assessments
Provide individual and/or group therapy
Obtain collateral from relevant support systems
Give feedback
Recording of the therapy process and recording of data
Individual and group interventions based on treatment plans, ensuring that the most appropriate intervention is used and the most up-to-date methods of intervention
Update all administrative processes associated with the process, including clinical notes, organizing files, giving feedback to referrers, etc.


Tertiary qualification, preferably a B.Ed. (Hons) in Ed Psych / B.Ed. Psych and registered as a counsellor with the HPCSA
Experience in counselling children as well as working in a school context.
Sound ethical principles of practice
Knowledge in the development of creative approaches for interventions for individual and school development
Outstanding administrative skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Verbal and written communication skills in both Afrikaans and English
Natural ability to build strategic relationships and interact with individuals of different backgrounds
Passion for teamwork and community-based interventions
Capability to represent the values and ethos of the organization

To apply, download the application form from our website and submit to email address given below with Counsellor Cape Town as the subject.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your applicationĀ 

Please note that we do not consider other documentation for applications.

Do not include reference letters or proof of qualifications.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview.

Community Keepers reserves the right to fill this position.

Community Keepers is a nonprofit company aiming to promote the social and emotional wellbeing of children and youth by providing support services within schools. The Community Keepers multidisciplinary team operates from school-based offices and delivers a variety of services to learners including, assessments, counselling, therapy, life skills programmes, parenting workshops and more.

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