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20th February 2020

Counsellor Recruitment


ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service is currently recruiting for its Certificate in Counselling (Marriage & Relationship) Training Course (Level 8 RoI / Level 6 UK).
This is a Unique Opportunity for qualified and experienced counsellors / psychotherapists to train as specialist Couples Counsellors.

Requirements 

  • Minimum Level 6 / 7 (RoI) / Level 5 (UK) qualification in Counselling /Psychotherapy 
  • Substantial experience of working in the Person - Centred style 
  • Minimum 100 counselling hours post-graduation
  • A current supervised caseload  

Training
The Certificate in Counselling, (Marriage and Relationship), is an affiliated programme of the Pontifical University, St Patrick's College, Maynooth.   Training will take place in Maynooth, Co Kildare over 8 weekends (Saturday & Sunday) between October 2020 and May 2021.
 

Fees, Placement, Voluntary Commitment
Successful applicants have their course fee and supervision costs funded by their sponsoring centre/region.   Students are required to contract with ACCORD to repay the cost of training by delivering 100 counselling sessions during their training.   Placements will be available in ACCORD Centres.   Following graduation counsellors are required to provide voluntary sessions annually (currently 60) for a minimum of 3 years. 

Closing date for receipt of applications is 15th May 2020 to Breda Landy Horgan, ACCORD Central Office, Columba Centre, Maynooth, Co Kildare, W23 P6D3.    

Downloadable Application Form

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