A placement is a vital part of counselling training, allowing trainee counsellors to apply their knowledge and develop their skills safely under supervision. Advertising on our jobs board offers a unique opportunity to promote your vacancy to our student members.

You don't have to be a BACP member to advertise a placement.

For queries, please call 01455 883356 or email jobs@bacp.co.uk


Advertisements cost £35 plus vat, per placement, per month.

Make a booking

Our booking form has been updated to make the process easier for you. To submit an advert request (for organisations, agencies and student placements), please complete our online booking form

Please make sure that you provide all the information requested on the form, that your advert is easy to understand, and all links are working.

Once submitted, the form will be sent to the team to begin the upload process.

Upload process

We aim to have all vacancies live within 48 hours. We'll send an email confirmation when your advert is ready to go live and ask you to approve the content.

Your company logo will be displayed alongside your advert.

Our free jobs email alert is sent to over 10,000 subscribers every week. If you miss the weekly deadline for inclusion, your vacancy will appear on the next scheduled mailing.


Once your advert has been approved, you'll be issued with an invoice to be paid within 28 days. We accept telephone payments using most debit or credit cards or offer the option to pay by BACS. Please note – we cannot accept cheques as a method of payment.

Terms and conditions

Advertisements are accepted at our discretion. They must comply with BACP policies and practice and the British Code of Advertising Practice. We only advertise unpaid roles for unqualified counsellors – we don't accept advertisements for voluntary roles for qualified practitioners.

Please see BACP advertising terms and conditions (pdf) for full details.

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