Volunteer Clinical/Counselling Psychologists


Volunteer Clinical/ Counselling Psychologists


Contract: Volunteer

Hours:  Minimum commitment 7 hours per week (to include Friday and any other days) 

Location: London, Finsbury Park

Salary: Unpaid 

Job Ref: VA391

Closing Date for applications: 15 January 2021

We are looking for individuals to volunteer with our multidisciplinary team, who are qualified in Clinical or Counselling Psychology, desirably to Doctorate level, and who are also accredited members of a relevant professional Clinical/ Counselling Psychologists Organisation. Volunteers must be experienced in providing a psychology service to adults who are survivors of torture and organised violence through individual or group therapy, and a range of interventions. Whilst volunteering with Freedom from Torture you will also be given the opportunity to contribute to the development and delivery of internal and external training. 

To view the Volunteer Role Description and Person Specification, please click here.

Freedom from Torture is dedicated to healing and protecting people who have survived torture. We provide therapies to improve physical and mental health, we medically document torture, and we provide legal and welfare help. We expose torture globally, we fight to hold torturing states to account and we campaign for fairer treatment of torture survivors in the UK.

We campaign for national and global change, using evidence from our services and survivor voices to protect and promote survivors' rights and hold torturing states to account. We are proud to play a significant role in the global anti-torture movement. Survivors, active and empowered, are at the centre of all of our work.

Freedom from Torture is committed to its responsibilities under safeguarding, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure, as well as a need for full employment history and up to date employment references. 

Freedom from Torture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications.