Counselling Practice Manager

  • Part time
  • £34,000 pro-rata
  • Home based, to be reviewed by both parties at later date
  • Closing 31st May 2021

  • Advertised from 14th April 2021
  • 30 hours per week (job share welcome)


Our new Bright Light Relationship Counselling Manager will lead and manage the successful delivery and evaluation of our successful high-quality therapeutic counselling and support services, within Bright Light’s service delivery framework and in line with BACP/BABCP/COSCA (or equivalent) ethical frameworks and codes of practice.

An exciting opportunity to use your skills to:

  • Manage and direct delivery of counselling service operations to agreed standards and outcomes to ensure delivery of quality non-judgemental counselling practice and exceptional customer care to our clients;
  • Provide effective leadership of our self-employed counsellor team;
  • Draw on extensive professional counselling clinical expertise and practice to support current counselling delivery arrangements and influence future development of these;
  • Provide counselling statistical, financial and other operational data to the CEO and to appropriate others as required.
  • provide written reports and other information to CEO and Board as required; and
  • Contribute to social media activity and partnership working to maintain a strong positive presence internally and externally.

The post offers plenty of scope to use your initiative and problem-solving abilities at a particularly interesting time in the evolution of the organisation as recent changes in ways of delivering counselling services to clients open up opportunities and present new challenges. In return, we offer you supportive working arrangements, scope to develop your skills and expertise further and dynamic committed people to work with.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

Please send your CV and a covering letter showing fit with essential requirements for the role to marking your email subject Counselling Practice Manager Opportunity.

If you would like to know more about the role before applying please contact our CEO to arrange an informal chat.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Midnight 31st May. Bright Light reserves the right to close to applications earlier if sufficient response received.