This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Counsellors (sessional)

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Fife
  • Closing 30th April 2021

  • Advertised from 13th April 2021
  • £25 hourly rate (hours to be negotiated)


Fife Women’s Aid are looking for counsellors to work on a sessional basis with our women’s counselling service. You will provide direct counselling to women who have experience of domestic abuse. This will initially be delivered remotely, moving to face to face contact as soon as possible (in line with covid-19 restrictions).

The successful applicants will be qualified to Counselling Diploma level or above and will have excellent counselling skills, having had 2 years’ experience of working in a similar environment.

Excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners is essential for this post.

The service is currently funded until the end of September 2021.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley on 07714 609365 or Lynda Carey on 07714 609371.

Application notes

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 30th April 2021

Interviews will be held: Friday 21st May 2021

Fife Women’s Aid is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions.

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.

For an application form, please go to our website:

Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). Fife Women’s Aid welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.