Volunteer Counsellor

Holywood Family Trust

Volunteer Counsellor for our Counselling Project. This is a part-time temporary voluntary position, approximately 3 hours per week, (including option to join our bank list of paid sessional counsellors)

The Volunteer Counsellor will work in the Counselling project, which aims to offer counselling to clients in the North Down and Greater Belfast areas.


Key responsibilities include:

· Offering a minimum of 3 counselling sessions per week

· Attend a minimum of 1.5 hours (subsidised) clinical supervision monthly

· Attend staff and volunteer meetings

· Maintain records, complete required training and contribute to your Continuous Professional Development


Essential qualifications & training criteria for the post includes:

· Recognised counselling training to Level 4 or above

· BACP Registered Member or NCS Accredited Registrant Membership. Accredited with BACP/*NCS or working towards BACP/*NCS Accreditation (*NCS Professional Accredited Registrant Membership)

· Experience/Understanding of working as part of an organisation and team according to policies and procedures.

· Acceptance of the principles of the Faithworks Charter



Closing Date

Friday / 05 March 2021 2:00pm

Contact Details

For an application pack please contact [email protected]

Please note telephone requests cannot be accepted.

108 High Street
BT18 9HW
United Kingdom


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