Private: Counselling service

Volunteer Counselling Positions

We recruit counsellors who are qualified or currently in training on counselling and psychotherapy courses.

Our clinical placements are voluntary. We ask for a two-year commitment. Southwark Carers provides free fortnightly group supervision.

Southwark Carers works with an Integrative approach. We offer Carers of cared for people living in the Borough of Southwark up to 13 sessions of counselling.

Please take time to complete your application, as this alone will be used to assess your suitability for interview. CVs or forms with missing information will not be considered.

Each application will be considered on an individual basis. Southwark Carers Counselling Service reserves the right to decline any application.

All volunteers who work in Southwark Carers Counselling Service are DBS checked.

Please note that there is a big demand for placements at Southwark Carers. If you do not hear from us we would like to thank you for the interest that you have shown. However, on this occasion, you have not been selected for an interview.

If you would like to discuss any aspects of the application please contact Verinder Mander CEO on 020 7708 4497 or email

To apply please complete the application form.

Find us

Southwark Carers
3rd Floor, Walworth Methodist Church,
54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EW
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Contact us

020 7708 4497

Find us

Nearest tube: Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).

Nearest Railway Station: Elephant & Castle

Buses from Elephant and Castle: ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45