Clinical Director

£36,500 per annum (full time equivalent)
12 hours per week; £20 per hour

South Bucks Counselling is an established charity offering affordable Psychodynamic Counselling to adults. We are based in central High Wycombe and are supported by a dedicated group of volunteer qualified and trainee Counsellors.

We are seeking a highly qualified and influential counselling professional for the role of Clinical Director. He/she will be responsible for both the clinical excellence and the day-to-day operations of our counselling agency.

The Clinical Director will take responsibility for maintaining the high professional standards of our client focussed agency. He/she will be working with the Trustees and a small team in developing and managing our counselling services, enabling us to reach the people that can benefit most from affordable counselling.

We are looking for a self-motivated, experienced counselling professional, who possesses the commercial awareness to help us develop in a competitive environment. Possessing a strong professional network would be desirable in this role.

Applicants must be registered with an appropriate Psychodynamic Counselling body and have a minimum of 3 – 5 years of clinical experience as a qualified Counsellor. The ability to demonstrate strong leadership and influencing skills is essential as well as being able to effectively manage a dispersed team.

An openness to new ideas, creative problem solving and a willingness to challenge the status quo are key attributes for success in this role. Highly developed interpersonal skills are required.

This role also requires significant experience of clinical client assessment and of clinical supervision.

Actual weekly work pattern to be agreed with the successful applicant.

Interested applicants who wish to apply should send their CV and covering letter to Denise Brittaine at