Acorns is recruiting for the following post: Outreach Children’s Counsellor/Play Therapist - 17 hours per week. Salary £23,212 pro rata. Fixed term post for 6 months. The post holder will deliver counselling/play therapy for children and young people aged 4-18 years, at suitable locations throughout Northumberland, and at our premises in North Shields, as part of a pilot programme of support. You will have a diploma in counselling, play therapy or equivalent, ideally at least 2 years post qualification experience with substantial proven practice hours and be skilled in working therapeutically with children and young people 4-18 years. You will be a driver with your own vehicle due to the flexible nature of the post. Experience of delivery of Theraplay techniques and a current DBS check would be an advantage. This post is for a potential immediate start. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0191 2006302 for an application pack. Closing date for applications is Monday 15th October at 12 noon. Interviews will be held on Friday 19th October.