Accessible Counselling Tullamore: Final Year Student Counsellors / Psychotherapists

Final year student Counsellors / Psychotherapists required for volunteer positions

Applications are invited from final year student counsellors/psychotherapists for volunteer positions in Accessible Counselling Tullamore (ACT).

  • We are a new community counselling service with purpose built premises in the town centre.
  • Our mission in ACT is to support people in the community maintaining positive mental health by providing effective and accessible counselling and psychotherapy services.
  • We are seeking final year student counsellors/psychotherapists for volunteer positions.
  • Final year students who have completed 100 hours of client work are invited to apply.
  • All counselling, whether face-to-face or online, is conducted at ACT premises.
  • Counsellors/Psychotherapists are invited to volunteer to meet four clients per week

Apply by sending CV to:

Please attach to your email documentary evidence of the following:

  1. Satisfactory completion of 100 hours client work.
  2. Adequate, current and ongoing, professional indemnity insurance.
  3. Appropriate supervision in place – name and contact details of supervisor.
  4. Membership of counselling/psychotherapy association e.g. IACP, IAHIP, etc.
  5. Completion of required personal therapy.

Large group in-house supervision for all counsellors is provided for 1.5 hours every six weeks. It is a requirement that all counsellors working with clients in ACT attend large group supervision.
Small group supervision (maximum 4 counsellors) is available to book every six weeks.

Garda vetting is also a requirement.

All documentation received by Accessible Counselling Tullamore will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Acts and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR 2018)

Further information available from:

Dympna Summerville, B.Sc. (Hons)
Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist
Co-ordinator, Accessible Counselling Tullamore

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
3rd Dec, 2021
Co Offaly
Expiry Date
27th Jan, 2022