Trauma Centre: Registered Counsellor

Trauma Centre for Survivors of Violence and Torture
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 25 May, 2018
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The Trauma Centre for Survivors of Violence and Torture is a Cape Town-based non-governmental organisation that utilises inclusive evidence-based healing processes to address psychosocial needs of survivors of violence and torture.

Trauma Centre seeks to employ a Registered Counsellor, to be based in Cape Town.


  • Individual counselling
  • Group counselling
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Report Writing
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Conduct networking activities as required
  • Contribute to professional development


  • B. Psych/ Psych (Hons) Degree
  • Registration with HPCSA/proof that registration is in progress
  • Experience in group and individual counselling
  • Experience in counselling young adolescents and adults
  • Experience working with trauma
  • Ability to speak two of the official South African languages
  • A valid South African Driver’s license/Learners license with the understanding that Drives license should be obtained within 6 months of commencement of employment

To apply, submit a CV, a copy of your driver’s license or learners License, proof of HPCSA registration/progress thereof and proof of qualifications to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

The counsellor will be based at the Woodstock office but will be expected to be present at offsite events and facilitate services offsite where necessary.

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