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To make the organisation run effectively we rely heavily on the help of Trustees, Counsellors, Fundraisers, Receptionists and Administrators. Each role provides a valuable contribution that supports the impactful and transformative work we do within the local community.

Counsellors/Placement Students

Our counsellors provide valuable front-line engagement role and support to our clients in a highly supported environment with regular training and supervision. These roles provide the ability to listen to our clients and make a life changing impact whilst growing professionally and personally. Find out more about our roles for placement students.

Youthline offers opportunities for career development.  Please see a Counsellor Journey written by one our counsellors.

How to Apply

To apply for a clinical placement with Youthline you must be going onto Level 4 counselling training with the intention to gain a formal qualification in counselling or be in your second year training towards a diploma or higher in the subject.  You will need to submit a  Counsellor application Form 2020 together with your CV and a covering letter addressed to the Co-ordinator who will contact you for an initial meeting to assess your need and to introduce you to Youthline’s philosophy.  Please call the Co-ordinator to discuss further or email

Trustees, Fundraisers, Receptionists and Administrators

To apply for all non clinical voluntary positions, please complete a Volunteer Application Form 2020. If you require further information about volunteering at Youthline please contact us on 01344 311200 or e- mail

Young Ambassador

What do they do?

Young Ambassadors are key individuals who help to champion the value of counselling and to raise our profile in the community and help with fundraising activities. You will be responsible for speaking up about mental health issues in young people and through this form an important part of a community of young people to help Youthline raise awareness of the service and the work we do. You will publicise and promote our work to your school, through social media, attendance at events and discussions with the press.

 More Information

Find our more about this role or complete an application form.


What do they do?

Trustees play an important role within Youthline in ensuring that our services are carried out in the purpose for the benefit of the public, comply with our governing document and the law and help to ensure Youthline resources and acts responsible. These roles help to shape the direction of our organisation and provide a valuable opportunity to make a difference to young people in the community. Find out more.

Support Volunteer

What do they do?

Support Volunteers provide a highly visible role within our organisation. You will be acting to greet visitors in a timely and friendly manner, welcome clients and maintain client privacy and confidentiality in supporting all the work we do. These volunteers provide a leading way to engage with our organisation and work directly and provide a life-changing engagement with those we work with. Find out more.

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