Job Vacancies

Head of Training

Salary of £33150 pro rata

Established in 1983, Wessex Counselling & Psychotherapy (WCP) is a leading Psychodynamic training and clinical centre based in Frome, Somerset.  A vacancy has become available for a well organised, committed person to manage the training section of WCP.  Frome is a vibrant rural town which has been highlighted by The Times (2018) as one of the best places to live in Britain and so the job would suit someone thinking about relocating their private practice from London to the South West.

The Head of Training role is to oversee, develop and market our existing thriving programme of training courses which are BACP accredited and BPC registered.  In addition, there is the opportunity to project lead the development and marketing of new courses.  The Head of Training is supported administratively by a Training Coordinator and two course organisers.  There is also in place an experienced and committed training team.  You will work alongside the Chair of the Management Advisory Group, the Head of Clinical Services and the Office Manager.  We are looking for someone with proven leadership skills alongside a broad understanding of psychodynamic counselling and psychotherapy as well as significant experience in education and project management. The post is for up to 10 hours a week and is an employed position.  (We have systems which facilitate working from home).

If you would like more information and a job description, please contact

Wessex Counselling & Psychotherapy on 01373 453355
or by email   

Please send you CV together with covering letter in an envelope marked Confidential to

Rose Persson, Chair of the Management Advisory Group,

Wessex CP, Fairfield House, King Street Frome BA11 1BH

Closing Date Friday 8th March 2019

Interviews will be held on Friday 29th March 2019