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Poundbury and/or Wimborne


On Application


This job is advertised as a Staff position - We do offer a Self-Employed option as preferred.

The Job is for approximately 15 hours a week as a guide, with a salary paid pro-rata.

About us

Wellbeing Practice is an expanding business based in Wimborne and Dorchester.

Our goal is to provide a robust, service that is an Accessible Affordable and Available therapy support service.

Our work environment includes a modern office setting, Mars bars occasionally, Growth opportunities and CPD Events, within a Team environment ethos.

We are looking for qualified counsellors to join our established team delivering support within this community counselling support service, specifically with training to work with Young People is an advantage.

Location: Poundbury

Start Date: April 2024 or Sooner as available.

The Person:

You will be an experienced counsellor with 150+ hours post-qualification client-facing hours, qualified to work with Young People.

You will be an enthusiastic team-minded person working towards our common objectives of increased wellbeing.

You will be open and straightforward in your approach, keen on continued learning with the ability to operate within a demanding setting and adapt to varying client needs and expectations.

You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding and application of developing coping strategies and supportive techniques benefiting clients on a longer-term basis.


  • Must have: Level 4 or above in Counselling skills (Diploma) as recognised by the BACP or equivalent.

  • Nice to Have: Suitable Counselling qualification working with Young People.

  • Nice to have: Any counselling qualification for a specific area that you wish to pursue professionally.

  • Certification of Proficiency as required by the BACP or equivalent.

  • Must have: Current and valid enhanced EDBS.

  • Membership of the BACP or similar.

This role: is Face-to-Face Counselling on-site in Dorchester (and/or Wimborne) Dorset.

Counselling Adults and Young People in a dynamic and varying environment. This can be both challenging and rewarding.

Please include the following information in your application:

  • Years/hours of experience Area(s) of experience

  • Current location

  • Working availability

  • BACP or equivalent registration number/membership

  • Briefly write up about yourself (i.e. why you are a counsellor? Your ethos? Why you want this role? Etc.)

All enquiries are treated in confidence.

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