Counselling Service

Clinical Placement Opportunities

We have several clinical placement opportunities for Volunteer Counsellors within our counselling services provision across the London boroughs of Tower Hamlets and Newham offerring short term brief and bereavement counselling.

Our counselling provision consists of:

Talking Therapies 

Bereavement Counselling

Counselling for young adults.

Our counselling service is BACP accredited and adheres to the BACP Ethical Framework for good practice in Counselling and psychotherapy. If you are interested and would like to be considered for the Volunteer Counsellor Placement role, please check the criteria below before applying:


- All applicants must be either in their second year or above of a recognised/accredited training institution or be already qualified to a minimum of diploma level.

- All applicants must have a minimum of 50 hours of one to one clinically supervised counselling hours or be able to demonstrate one to one work experience within the mental health field.

- All trainees must have at least 20 hours of personal therapy and continue with therapy whilst on placement until qualified.

- All recruits must attend fortnightly group supervision provided by MITHN.

Salary: N/A

Hours of Work: Varied

To apply, please download the following documents:

Application Form

Person Specification

Once completed please send your completed form to   or if you have any queries.





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