Sponsor our staff: Fund raising for self harm awareness day

One of the Harmless team is trying to raise important funds to support Harmless’ services by running a 10km race and collecting sponsors. Please get behind her as we try to raise money in line with self harm awareness day. To donate, please click here

Free workshops and offers on self harm resources for self harm awareness day

Self harm awareness day is approaching on the 1st of March. To mark this annual day, harmless are running two free awareness workshops. There are still a few spaces remaining, so if you’d like to attend one of these awareness raising please click here

For 1 week only, from the 1st March, there will be a 10% discount offered on all Self Harm resources. For more information, go to our shop“>shop

Harmless recruiting Self Harm and Mental Health Counsellors

Advert: Self harm and Mental Health Counsellors
Service: Harmless and it’s associated projects
Positions: Part time (various) – minimum £23,712 pro rata
Harmless is a specialist self harm service looking to recruit several experienced counsellors to join their team. The recruited counsellors will be working with, and have experience providing counselling to, individuals with a variety of mental health needs and be willing to work dynamically and creatively to meet the needs of people with complex needs.
The post holders will provide weekly counselling to those who self harm, or are experiencing distress and assess individuals for their suitability for this work.
The successful applicants will also be expected to maintain supporting systems for the counselling service, including confidential record keeping and case management.
There are several part time opportunities available within Harmless, working at a variety of locations with both young people and adults.
The successful applicant will be a registered member of BACP and have minimum Diploma training looking towards or having already achieved accreditation. We are looking for a minimum of one year’s commitment and will look to increase hours.
Application packs available by contacting Harmless at info@harmless.org.uk or by calling 0115 9348445. Applications close at noon on Wednesday the 6th of March with interviews being held on the 11th and 12th of March for a prompt start.