Counselling and Psychotherapy Coordinator (Maternity Cover)

The deadline for this role has been extended until 30th May 2021.

Hours per Week:

35 hours.


Fixed term.


£30,450 per annum pro rata.

Responsible for:

Four part-time counsellors/psychotherapists and a small team of volunteer counsellors/psychotherapists.


The Latin American Women’s Rights Service (LAWRS) is a human rights and feminist organisation led by and for Latin American migrant women in the UK. Our work is dedicated to supporting the immediate and long-term needs of Latin American migrant women exposed to violations of their fundamental human rights; facing violence against women and girls, exploitation or trafficking; enduring difficult living and working conditions in low paid jobs and facing barriers to social protection.

The role

The women using LAWRS Counselling and Psychotherapy service benefit from practical and emotional support, learn new skills and improve their own opportunities. We strive to provide essential tools for women to empower themselves in their pursuit of personal and social change.

The post holder will be responsible for coordinating the provision of LAWRS specialist Counselling and Psychotherapy service and group work sessions for Latin American women and girls 16+, adhering to the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice and ensuring that appropriate service and quality standards, as well as legal requirements are fulfilled.

The Counselling Coordinator will provide clinical management to counsellors within the service. The role includes a small caseload of counselling practice.

You will have an excellent command of English and Spanish. This post is open to Latin American women only in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

How to apply

How to apply: Please note that we do not accept CVs. If you are interested in this position, please download the application and equal opportunities forms provided and send them (in Word format) to LAWRS Recruitment via email ( quoting the reference ANAHICOOR21 in the email subject.  We regret that late applications cannot be accepted.


Counselling and Psychotherapy Coordinator Job Description

Application form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring form 2021


Deadline for applications: Sunday 30th of May 2021.

Interviews: Week commencing on 7th June 2021ay