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Clinical Lead for Counselling Services

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Lead for Counselling Services.

Rushden Mind is a thriving mental health charity based in East Northamptonshire and affiliated to National Mind.  From summer 2020, we will become a subsidiary of Northamptonshire Mind as we merge with three other local minds.

We currently offer funded 1:1 and group counselling sessions, low cost counselling and training placements for trainee psychotherapists and counsellors.

The Clinical Lead for Counselling Services holds operational responsibility for the clinical management of Rushden Mind’s counselling and related services, supporting, motivating and performance managing counselling members.  Our team of qualified and student counsellors varies between 30-40, and includes a range of counselling modalities, including person-centered, psychodynamic, integrative and CBT therapists.

The Clinical Lead ensures high quality service delivery in line with good practice and professional requirements, monitors and evaluates impact and outcomes and establishes relevant processes.

We are looking for a confident person, with excellent organisational skills, reliable in their job role and in relaying information through to the chief executive.

Full training, guidance and support will be provided.

Job Title

Clinical Lead for Counselling Services

Responsible to

Chief Executive Officer @ Rushden Mind

Responsible for

Clinical management of counseling and related services

Hours of work:

Full time 37 hours per week – flexible to include evenings and occasional weekends.


£30,000 pa


Rushden Mind, Phoenix House, Skinners Hill, Rushden

NN9 5JG  

With occasional travel within Northamptonshire

For more information contact 01933 312800 or email  

Closing date for applications: 15th June 2020

Interviews: W/C 22nd June 2020 – Start Date ASAP