Volunteer Counsellor / Student Placement

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.

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