Investment theme: Building skills and confidence
To employ a part time counsellor to offer intensive one to one therapy to the service users on a weekly basis.
Amount awarded: £4500
Location: Glasgow City
Second Chance Project Scotland wish to employ a Counsellor on a part time basis on a salary of £16500 pro rata. This is for 21 hours per week for which the hours are flexible. The Foundation is requested to fund £5000 towards salary costs. The outcome of the new post will be to work on gaps in provision and in particular develop a more rigorous structure for one to one counselling which is integral to the methods utilised within the project. This was identified through a recent appraisal of the service delivery and in the needs of the users. Through this appraisal this post will be open to women only to support the increase levels of women being referred to the organisation.