Empowerment and healing for women moving on from violence

Support us

How to support Women and Girls Network

Click here if you are under 25

Counselling Team Leader (Female Applicants Only)


Starting Salary £33,000 per annum | Full-time (35 hours per week) | Permanent 

This role will based in West London and involve travel across London

Women and Girls Network (WGN) is a specialist therapeutic service leading in developing and delivering innovative and effective counselling services for women and girls who have experienced all forms of gender-based violence. We aim to ensure that we proactively provide services, which meet the needs of the women and girls who access them.

We are now looking for a Counselling Team Leader who will be responsible for the day-to-day management of WGN’s counselling team and working collaboratively with our Senior Clinical Team to support the coordination of our comprehensive therapeutic service provision.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of supporting and supervising team members, promoting an environment which underpins and encourages self-care, wellbeing and resilience, and in undertaking recruitment, induction, professional development and performance related activities. This is a great opportunity for someone with managerial experience to join WGN, a leading multi-cultural feminist organisation, in a non-clinical role.

Employee benefits include 3% pension contribution, enhanced leave entitlement and an Employee Assistance Programme.

We welcome and encourage applications from women of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian, Minority and Ethnic communities.

Applicants who have not received a response to their application within 2 weeks of the closing date should assume their application has not been successful on this occasion.

This post is subject to satisfactory references and DBS check.

Closing date

WGN is an equal opportunities employer. Posts are exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.

Interview details

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1st or Wednesday 2nd February 2022.