Volunteer Counsellor / Student Placement

Due to a high volume of applications we are unable to consider any further applications for placements starting in 2018, however if you would like to be considered for any future placements please do send in your CV with a covering letter to Hannah@carerslewisham.org.uk

What are we looking for:

  • A qualification in counselling or in the second year of counselling training at Level 3 or above.
  • Working towards BACP or UKCP accreditation
  • Good written communication skills
  • Tact and discretion in handling confidential information

What do we ask from you:

Each Volunteer Counsellor/Student is required to provide counselling for a minimum of 3 clients of Carers Lewisham (CL). The Volunteer Counsellor / Student is required to provide their services for at least 12 months, and to attend 1 Group Supervision sessions and 1 one hour Individual Supervision session each month.

What we can offer:

  • Monthly one-to-one and group supervision.
  • Training and workshops for continuing professional development.
  • You will have dedicated counselling rooms for your clinical work.

For more information, please download the placement agreement.

Carers Lewisham
Waldram Place
Forest Hill
SE23 2LB

Opening Times:
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Carers Lewisham is a Carers Trust Network Partner and is accredited by Advice Quality Standard Mark.

We are funded by London Borough of Lewisham, NHS Lewisham (CCG), Children in Need, Donations and Legacies.

Registered Charity No: 1073592
Company Registered in England No: 3681548

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