Counselling Tutor Level 5

Job Type: Part-time
Hours: 1.5 hours per week
Salary: From £38.00 per hour

We are professional, innovative, supportive, and our goal is to provide counselling training that is dynamic, experiential, motivational and challenging.

Our work environment includes:

  • Relaxed atmosphere
  • Growth opportunities
  • On-the-job training
  • Safe work environment

We are looking for dynamic and innovative tutors to join our friendly, supportive, and welcoming team. If you are passionate about training counsellors and committed to the success of your learners; if you can engage and inspire learners by bringing counselling to life with enthusiasm, then we would love to hear from you.

LSC is an independent training provider offering Counselling qualifications accredited by CPCAB, including Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills, Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies, Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling. We will also be adding the Level 3 Certificate in Life Coaching to our suite in the near future. As such we want to expand our tutor team and are looking for tutors who have a good knowledge of counselling theory and practice and are qualified to a minimum of Level 5 Diploma level.

This role will suit you if you are passionate about developing learners, excited about creating course material, well organised and enjoy working as part of a team. You will be supported by a dedicated training team and invited to attend regular reflective team meetings.

The initial position is for a minimum of 1.5 hours per week each academic year, however, there may also be opportunities to cover other courses to increase hours.

If you are a qualified counsellor thinking about stepping into the teaching arena, we would also welcome your application as we are committed to developing and supporting new tutors.


  • Create fun, dynamic, inclusive learning environments using creative strategies that will engage and inspire learners
  • Help learners achieve their goals by providing academic and pastoral support
  • Regularly assess learners work
  • Regularly provide feedback that supports learners development and progression
  • Participate in internal moderation and verification processes
  • Liaise with the Training Team, Admin staff, other Tutors and internal and external verifiers as required
  • Attend CPCAB standardisation meetings and other CPCAB events as required
  • Attend regular team meetings outside of teaching hours

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Practising Counsellor with a therapeutic counselling qualification at Level 5 or above
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to complete the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • A minimum of one years’ experience of teaching and assessing at level 2 or above OR experience of working with groups in an education or support setting
  • A member of a professional association for counselling or psychotherapy, preferably BACP
  • Minimum Level 2 English and Maths qualifications
  • Good IT skills including competent use of internet, email and learning technologies (experience of using Zoom, Teams and/or Google desirable)
  • Work as part of a team

How to apply

Please click the button below or email a copy of your CV to Staffing FAO Vic Norman (Director)

For further information please contact Errolie Sermaine (Director) by emailing Errolie.Sermaine

We look forward to hearing from you.