This vacancy has now closed

Children and Young People’s Counsellors (associate)

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Fife
  • Closing 22nd July 2021

  • Advertised from 6th July 2021
  • £25 hourly rate (hours to be negotiated)


Fife Women’s Aid are looking for counsellors to work on a sessional basis with our Children and Young People’s counselling service. You will provide direct counselling to children and young people who have experience of domestic abuse. This will be delivered face-to-face or remotely depending on the needs of each individual and 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 Thursday 22nd July 2021

Interviews will be held: Thursday 5th August 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.