Careers in counselling

What do counsellors and psychotherapists actually do? Where do they work? How do you join the profession, find training and get a job? We introduce you to counselling as a career.

Find a job

Our online jobs search gives members access to the latest counselling and psychotherapy vacancies.

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Work for us

BACP is the leading professional body for counselling and psychotherapy in the UK with around 44,000 members. We employ around 120 staff in a wide range of roles - from supporting our members to undertaking research or promoting the profession. Find out about the benefits of working for us and check our latest vacancies.

Volunteer for us

If you'd like to make a difference for your profession and for those in need of counselling and psychotherapy, we've many ways that you can get involved. Working alongside BACP staff, you can expand your knowledge, gain experience and make an invaluable contribution to our work.