Counselling Therapist

Location Galway
Job-type Temporary
Salary Competitive
Reference CIPC


Counselling therapists required for sessional work with the HSE Counselling Primary Care Service in the West of Ireland.


At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with The HSE National Counselling Service (NCS) who have developed a Counselling in Primary Care service (CIPC). CIPC is the provision of short term counselling in primary care settings to medical card holders aged 18 years and over, who have mild to moderate psychological difficulties, by professionally qualified and accredited Counsellor/Therapist under the governance of the HSE Directors of Counselling. 


To be eligible for the role, you will need to have:
  • recognized Level 7 qualification (QQI) in a relevant human science discipline or equivalent in a health and social care profession or health related profession.
  • Plus either 2a and 2b   or   2c and 2d as follows:
         2. (a) Hold a degree or post-graduate qualification in counselling, or psychotherapy recognized by one of the following, as appropriate:, the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP), a relevant body within the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP) or the Irish Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Psychotherapy (IABCP).

      (b) Have full accredited membership with one of the following: IACP, IABCP or a relevant body within ICP


 2. (c) Hold a post-graduate qualification in counselling psychology or clinical psychology recognized by the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI),

    (d) Have commenced the registration process with the PSI or be or fully registered with the clinical or counselling psychology division of PSI.
  • Have a minimum of two years relevant post qualification experience (This requirement may not apply in respect of some full-time post-graduate qualifications)


Location:   Galway/Mayo/Roscommon

Job-Type:  sessional

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Silvia Walsh at 065 686 9300 Ext 223.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.