Home based webcam & telephone counsellor

We are looking for a home-based counsellor able to work with clients via webcam and telephone. This is an excellent opportunity to join our friendly, expert team in a well-respected Relate centre. Minimum requirements for an application to be considered are:

  • Minimum Level 4 Counselling qualification + additional couples/relationship qualification or
  • Level 5 couples qualification
  • 100hrs+ of Supervised practice

The main purpose of this role is to deliver and evaluate high quality, effective and professional counselling services to Relate clients. We work on a flexible basis, with a minimum of 3 hours and maximum of 20 hours per week. Hours can include a combination of daytime, evening and Saturdays as per client demand.


The salary varies between £15 & 16.80 per hour, according to your qualification and the counselling work undertaken. This salary includes a variety of benefits:

  • Indemnity Insurance
  • Free CPD
  • Practice Helpline Supervision Support
  • Peer Support
  • Paid Holidays
  • Auto-enrolment Pension
  • Turn up and work – we find, book and manage all appointments for you
  • Access to suite of Relate Policies
  • Quality Assurance
  • Legal Support
  • Best Practice Updates
  • Access to Relate’s Virtual Learning Portal
  • Access to further Relate training (Couples, Family, PST)

We pride ourselves on offering an excellent package for our counsellors. Insurance is included, along with supervision, CPD and paid holiday. We also love to upskill our counsellors, providing access to a variety of further training. And we look after the client base, leaving you to turn up and do what you do best - providing excellent counselling to the clients you work with.

You can download a full job application package below, including the job description, instructions for application & application form. Applications welcome immediately; interviews will take place in early August.

"Relate has had a substantial part in saving my marriage and keeping the family together – thanks!"


"I was very happy with the service and it was a huge benefit to me, my husband and our relationship."

95% of our clients in post-counselling questionnaires said they would come to Relate in the future if problems arose.

"The Service was fantastic. The counsellor was very reliable and approachable. I would highly recommend Relate. Thanks for your support. It has contributed to saving my marriage."

"Relate has been a huge help in building our relationship back to its former glory - Thank you. We now talk regularly and positively."

96% of our clients would recommend Relate to other people.