This vacancy has now closed

Children and Young People’s Counsellor

  • Full time
  • £26,619 – £27,705
  • Fife
  • Closing 19th June 2023

  • Advertised from 30th March 2023
  • Position on scale dependent on experience. 36 hours per week
  • Ref: CYPC240536


Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a full-time counsellor for our Children and Young People’s counselling service. The counsellor will provide direct counselling to children and young people who have experience of domestic abuse. This will mainly be delivered face-to-face, with remote working to suit the needs of individual children and young people as required.

The successful applicant 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.

Please join us for an online session to find out more about FWA counselling services.

Please join us for an online session to find out more about FWA counselling services. This will be at 6.30pm on Monday 12th June. Please confirm your attendance to and we will send you details of the zoom meeting. We hope to see you there.

Application notes

If you would like further information about the post, please email Kate McCormack at to arrange a call.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date: 4.30pm on Monday 19th June 2023

Interviews will be held: Monday 3rd July 2023

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.