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Current Vacancies

Programme Manager (Trans*)

£31,166 plus pension contribution

Spectra CIC have an exciting new opportunity for a Programme Manager to join our dynamic team based in London (W10). Spectra works with marginalised groups to promote equalities, health and wellbeing and is committed to a peer delivered model of services.

Reporting to the Chief Executive you will project manage and develop a new 4-year programme – from service design to delivery and evaluation, relationship building and networking. The primary purpose of this role is to ensure delivery of Spectra trans services consistently to a high level of quality, relevance and impact.

The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable and passionate about trans equalities and wellbeing, have excellent project management experience, excellent written and verbal communication skills, including report drafting, and experience in managing diverse services and a multi-disciplinary staff team.
 

Community Development Coordinator (Trans)

£27,797 plus pension contribution

Spectra CIC have an exciting new opportunity for a Community Development Coordinator to join our dynamic team based in London (W10). Spectra works with marginalised groups to promote equalities, health and wellbeing and is committed to a peer delivered model of services.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will empower and support trans communities to identify and bring about improvements to quality of life, connectedness and resilience, working to deliver appropriate services.

The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable and passionate about trans equalities and wellbeing, have excellent community engagement and delivery experience, excellent written and verbal communication skills, including report drafting, and be part of a diverse staff team.
 

Counsellor (working with trans, non-binary, intersex and questioning people)

£31,166 FTE: Part-time post (pro rata for 2 days per week)

Spectra CIC is seeking a qualified counsellor who has the skills and experience to deliver counselling to people of trans experience.

If you feel passionately about addressing health inequalities and have the ability to engage and empower people of trans experience, we would love to hear from you.

You will support the delivery of Spectra’s adult trans services, providing individual counselling. You will have an excellent understanding of the mental, sexual, and broader health and well-being needs of trans people, and experience of working with people of diverse gender identities around complex issues. Ideally you will have lived trans/non-binary/questioning experience.

You will have a good knowledge of safeguarding and of linked services. You will maintain and protect client records, reporting monthly to ensure consistent and high quality therapeutic service delivery.
 

Volunteer Counsellor (working with LGBTQI+ clients)

Spectra CIC is seeking volunteer counsellors who are as a minimum on their 2nd year of a BACP/UKCP accredited course, and who have the skills to deliver counselling to LGBTQI+ people.

If you feel passionately about addressing health inequalities and have the ability to engage and empower LGBTQI+ people, we would love to hear from you.

You will support the delivery of individual counselling. You will have an excellent understanding of the mental, sexual, and broader health and well-being needs of LGBTQI+ people, and experience of working with people of diverse sexualities and gender identities. Ideally you identify as LGBTQI+.
 

We are an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from everyone and currently particularly welcome applications from Black African applicants, to work across all our services and including services specific to these target groups.

We are unable to sponsor applicants who are not EU citizens. Non-EU applicants must prove eligibility for work in the UK.

Programme Manager Job Description

Community Development Coordinator Job Description

Counsellor Job Description

Volunteer Counsellor Role Description

 

Applications from people of trans experience and people of Black, Asian or Minority Ethnicity are particularly encouraged.

Completed applications to  jobs@spectra-london.org.uk.
Please complete the application form – we will not accept CVs.

Application Form

 
Deadline for applications: Midday 20th February 2019
Interview date:

  • Programme Manager (Trans) Tuesday 26th February 2019
  • Community Development Coordinator (Trans) Wednesday 27th February 2019
  • Counsellor Thursday 28th February 2019

 

*The term ‘trans’ is used here as an umbrella term encompassing trans, non-binary and gender diverse people.