Vacancy - Trainee Counsellor

Relate Cambridgeshire is now inviting applications for our placement opportunities. 

Help us support people across Cambridgeshire and make a difference to people's lives. 

Terms in outline - 


We are offering placements for the National Relate specialist Post Qualifying level 5 Certificate in Relationship Counselling. For details of prices, locations, dates and content click here.

You will be responsible for the full cost of the training. 

The role is part-time, 4-6 voluntary counselling sessions a week (commencing approx. 12 weeks into training). 

A commitment of 75 voluntary placement hours until qualified then on paid contract with holiday and sick pay provisions. 

We offer services across Cambridgeshire. Some posts are face to face and some a mixture of both virtual and face to face, but you must be happy to offer some in person counselling locally where required. 

Salary once qualified: FTE £35,430 pa (37.5 hours) - £19.47- £24.33 per session if qualifying criteria met. Pay review pending. 

In addition to the placement hours you have 1.5 hours a month group supervision (Free).

If you are interested in finding out more please download our Trainee Recruitment Pack. Please note all applications are subject to acceptance on a course so you will need to check with the National Charity training team to see if there are spaces still available before applying. 

We have a limited number of placements available for this training and applications will be considered in order of receipt. Once all the placements are taken we will close the vacancy. 

Keep checking back as we often readvertise later in the year. 

To apply, please complete the Application Form