Volunteer Counsellor (Reference V19-01)
Placements available in Plymouth

Young Devon operates a face to face counselling service for young people aged 11-19, that focuses on early intervention and enabling young people to cope with their feelings or difficulties. Our counselling approach is client centred, solution focused and goal orientated. We are members of the BACP and uphold its ethical framework in all of our therapy.
We provide session by session support, monthly clinical supervision and regular training.
The successful applicant will be either a qualified counsellor, a counsellor working towards accreditation or a student on a Level 4 Counselling Diploma course in need of a placement. They will be enthusiastic, creative, imaginative, positive and a team player, able to adapt to working with a range of individuals and their needs.

We are asking for a weekly commitment of 5 hours per week client hours, approx. 2 hours admin, plus monthly supervision.

Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

If you would like an application pack please contact volunteer@youngdevon.org

Alternatively you can download one here:
Volunteer Application Form
Role Description – Volunteer Counsellor Plymouth
Volunteer Counsellor Extra Application Questions

If you have any problems downloading the application please contact volunteer@youngdevon.org

Young Devon is committed to Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups and all applicants who will or could have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service