Counselling Placements

Counselling Placements


Our Counselling Placements offer a great opportunity to work within our school or community setting. We offer a safe therapeutic setting within schools and in our community setting.


Make a difference where it matters and where you matter to us.


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What we can offer you


  1. A well structured and valued placement,
  2. Guarenteed clinical hours towards your course and accreditation,
  3. Same day supervision in schools, alongside clinical and group supervision
  4. High quality induction and training and to prepare you, play based therapy, attachment, safeguarding, behaviour modification, and mental health,
  5. Career prospects,
  6. A commitment to ensure you leave us with growth, self-confidence, and a greater depth to your practice,
  7. An opportunity to get support groups and wider practice involvement.



Placement Structure



  1. One day a week in a school or on site in our community settings,
  2. Developmental Group Supervision once a month,
  3. All placements are for a whole academic year,
  4. School hours are 8.30am - 4.pm (Some half days or split days are available),
  5. We recruit 3 times a year, but we do accept applications all year round,
  6. Compulsory staff training.



minimum standards for placements


In order to apply for a placement with I.M.P.A.C.T Northeast you will need to be studying towards one of the folowing


  1. Foundation Degree/Diploma (Level 4 or above)  in Counselling and be passed for practice by your educational setting.
  2. Degree or Masters in Counselling, counselling/clinical psychology, Play Therapy, psychotheray or Art Therapy.


To apply for a placement please contact us and request an application form