Here, at LYC we provide paid counselling jobs for counsellors with experience working with both primary or secondary aged young people.
We recruit all year round to provide paid qualified counselling positions for 1:1 sessions with young people based in primary and secondary schools.
We provide all of our counsellors with resources and consistent support throughout their role in a school with LYC.
How our placements work
How our recruitment process works
If you are interested in applying for a counsellor job with LYC please make sure:
Once you have checked the above, please complete an application form and we will be in touch with you to arrange an interview.
If you are successful at interview, we will then proceed to do a reference DBS check.
If you have any other questions about our counselling jobs please get in touch.
Frequently Asked Questions
Supervision is not provided. You will need to source your own 1:1 supervision and be prepared to share the details of that supervisor with London Young Counselling and the school you are working with.
This is completely dependant on the schools needs and can vary from 1 day to 5 days. It would be best to speak directly to London Young Counselling about what is available. There could be the potential to work in more than one school.
Yes, this job is for school time term only. Counsellors must be able to attend all academic weeks and only take holidays during school holidays.
Yes, London Young Counselling provide various CPD workshops throughout the year. These are listed on our website and all counsellors are welcome to join any training for free.
No, we started off in London but now we are based all over the country. Please contact us directly to discuss the locations we have available.