Spring 2020

MCS Trustees

We are anticipating the retirement of one of our trustees & would like to offer this opportunity for someone with appropriate experience to become involved in the development of our service.  If you have skills which you could offer and you share in our ethos of personal and community development, then do contact us. We welcome interest from people of all ages and from all backgrounds.  We would also particularly welcome interest from someone with a background in finance or a younger adult.




Clinical Supervisor / Assessor

The role of supervisor/assessor is a key position in the organisation and the person appointed would work as part of the clinical management team.  We are particularly interested in someone with experience in remote working but is local for person to person work.

As a supervisor you would be overseeing the work and development of a group of four multi-disciplinary counsellors on a fortnightly basis, offering a minimum of 20 two hour group sessions within the calendar year and individual annual reviews.

As an assessor you would liaise with the administrator, offering 90 minute assessment appointments to clients seeking to enter the service, completing assessment reports and making recommendations for treatment based upon the client’s wishes and their appraisal of need and risk.

Contact the office for a full job description.

Part-time Admin Assistant 

Due to the high volume of requests for application packs this post will now close at midnight on Friday 7th August. This is a self-employed post working in an established  counselling organisation. and charity.
We are seeking someone who is experienced, has a flexible approach to work  and able to work on their own initiative, to prioritise their workload effectively, but also be able to take direction where needed.

This is an position that reflects the expansion of our counselling service and the changes brought about by the impact of coronavirus. The role is a varied one with a good balance of regular day to day admin tasks to help us maintain our core services as well as providing opportunities for involvement in the development of the charity, and to contribute to developing its admin systems and practices.

We are small but friendly team. The role would suit someone who has an interest in being part of a service that helps others, who is a confident communicator and innovative in their approach to work.

For a full job description and application form please email contact Di Castle via the MCS office


From time to time we have vacancies for counsellors to work with us. If you might be seeking a student placement, working towards accreditation or looking for a place where you can feel part of a team rather than working independently, then do contact us for more information. At present we would particularly welcome enquiries from someone experienced in couple work. We are also looking for people who can work in the evenings.