Job Opportunities

Bedfordshire Open Door is a small and dedicated team of professionals we welcome applications from all and embrace diversity.

We strive to provide open and equal access to job opportunities

Job Opportunities

Bedfordshire Open Door is a small and dedicated team of professionals we welcome applications from all and embrace diversity throughout our organisation.

Bedfordshire Open Door strives to provide open and equal access to job opportunities within our organisation.  We assess all job applicants on the basis of their skills, experience, abilities and potential, We do not discriminate and have fair and open recruitment processes. We have fair and open recruitment processes that are focused on appointing the best person for each vacancy.

Bedfordshire Open Door adheres to the recognised Safer Recruiting guidelines, this is essential to ensure people who use our services are safeguarded. All positions are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Current Vacancies

Clinical Supervisor

We are seeking qualified supervisors who have an exceptional grasp of working with teenagers and young adults.  This opportunity is offered on a flexible, self employed basis and you will join our bank of Supervisors and be offered new opportunities as they arise.   The main approach is to offer group supervision to groups of up to four counsellors although there may be some requirement for one to one supervision for specialist positions.   This is an open application process with no closing date as we are seeking to extend our team.   See below for more information and application form.

Download application form and complete using Word or Pages and email back to counselling@bedfordopendoor.org.uk

Reception Administrator

We are seeking an experienced adminstrator to join our team!   As our service has expanded due to increased demand from young people we are extending our opening hours to Saturday afternoons.   The role will be based at our counselling centre and will involve a range of reception and administrative tasks, including data inputting.  The hours are 1pm to 4.30pm on Saturday afternoons and 2 hours per day Monday to Friday, ideally 2 – 4pm but subject to negotiation.  Job share will be considered.  The post is subject to a DBS check.

Closing date for returned applications 10 December 2021.

Download application form and complete using Word or Pages and email back to counselling@bedfordopendoor.org.uk

Schools Counsellor

We are seeking two experienced and motivated individuals to join our team to deliver schools-based counselling in two secondary schools – one in Bedford Borough and one in Central Bedfordshire. This role will offer one to one counselling for young people aged 13 – 18 years. You will have management supervision from our Clinical Manager, fortnightly Clinical Supervision and be part of a diverse and dedicated team of counsellors and staff. Each position is 14 hours, 2 days per week term time only for a fixed period of 1 year. Job share would be considered.

Closing date for returned applications 10 December 2021.

Download application form and complete using Word or Pages and email back to counselling@bedfordopendoor.org.uk

If you want to talk…

This is a place where you will be accepted, be safe and heard.

01234 360388

07922 105200

Write to Us:
120 Tavistock Street,
Bedford, MK40 2SA