Senior Outdoor Therapist

  • Full time
  • £30,500
  • Fife
  • Closing 26th February 2024

  • Advertised from 25th January 2024


We have an exciting opportunity for a new Senior Outdoor Therapist to join our Aberdeen, Dundee and Fife locality team and be based in Fife.

Venture Trust works with people experiencing complex life circumstances. Through our work, we provide the opportunity for people to recognise their confidence, motivation and core life skills that they need to make positive changes in their lives.

As a Senior Outdoor Therapist, you will:

  • be consistently available to offer ongoing, regular outdoor therapy to clients, in particular, children 10+ and young people.
  • be educated to at least post graduate diploma level in counselling or psychotherapy and hold a current professional membership and registration with an appropriate body (e.g. COSCA, BACP, UKCP etc)
  • have experience and/or training in working with children (10+) and young people.
  • liaise with parents/caregivers, schools, partners, and stakeholders.
  • have a minimum of three years of post-qualifying experience in ongoing practice
  • provide line management to outdoor therapists and, where relevant, student placements
  • review and update outdoor therapy policies and procedures and provide administrative support to service and clinical practice manager.
  • uphold clinical practice standards and ethical standards at all times and offer appropriate clinical interventions relevant to the client.

The full job description of this role can be downloaded below or from our website.

Application notes

To apply, please visit our job board and complete an application form.

Closing date for applications: Monday 26th February 2024 @ 9am.

Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 6th March 2024

If you have any queries relating to this vacancy or about how to apply, please email us at

Please note, only fully completed application forms submitted on our job board will be accepted.

Venture Trust is committed to promoting equality and diversity in employment and follows an equal opportunities policy.