Self Employed Sessional Counsellors

Bright Light is a registered charity and leading provider of relationship counselling and family therapy in Scotland. This year we celebrate both our 70th anniversary and the launch of our new strategic plan. As part of our ongoing to commitment to provide a truly inclusive service across Edinburgh and The Lothians we are currently recruiting relationship counsellors to work in several locations. 

In return for access to first class CPD, a choice of group supervision, full support from our dedicated admin team and a generous remuneration package we ask that you meet the following essential criteria:

  • Hold a recognised qualification in relationship counselling at diploma level or above.
  • Are a registered therapist with Relate or Relationships Scotland
  • Are accredited with BACP and/or COSCA or you are working towards accreditation 
  • Demonstrate a commitment to values and practice policies of Bright Light

Location: Sighthill Health Centre, Edinburgh
Hours:  Thursdays 1pm until 5 pm

You will be able to work with a diverse range of couples and individuals who want to achieve a better future for themselves and their relationships. Sighthill is easily accessible and also offers free parking. The health centre provides full access for individuals who are differently abled.

    Location: Kirkliston
    Hours:  Wednesdays 3pm until 8pm

    Based in Kirkliston Library  you will be able to work with a diverse range of couples and individuals who want to achieve a better future for themselves and their relationships. Kirkliston Library is easily accessible on public transport and also offers free parking in addition to free Wi-Fi on site. The library provides full access for individuals who are differently abled .

    Location: Portobello, Edinburgh
    Hours:  Every 1st, 2nd and 4th Saturday 10am until 2 pm

    Based in Portobello library you will be able to work with a diverse range of couples and individuals who want to achieve a better future for themselves and their relationships. This exciting new venue is based in the beautiful coastal town of Portobello and only 16 minutes from central Edinburgh by car.

    Location: Dundas Street, Edinburgh
    Hours:  Saturdays 1pm until 5pm

    Based in the New Town you will be able to work with a diverse range of couples and individuals who want to achieve a better future for themselves and their relationships. Our premises offer a range of recently redecorated rooms and full support from a dedicated administration team. Clients are able to enjoy relaxing surroundings with access to all amenities .

    For an informal chat about any of these opportunities or to request an application pack please contact our Counselling Practice Manger, Tim McConville, on 0131 556 1527 or via email at tim@bright-light.org.uk

    We look forward to hearing from you.  

    Closing date for all posts:  31 May 2017, 5pm