Youth Talk is a registered charity based in St Albans and serving the District of St. Albans. Established in 1997, Youth Talk sees over 80 young people per week aged 13 to 25 years. The service is free at the point of access to any young person who lives, works or receives education in the District. All young people self-refer.

Whilst we have no vacancies at present we are always keen to hear from qualified counsellors experienced in working with young people.

If you are a qualified counsellor or psychotherapist with experience or a proven interest in working with young people then do drop us a line. Counsellors should have a BACP or equivalent recognised Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling/Psychotherapy and should be accredited or working towards accreditation. You will also require your own professional indemnity insurance.

Specifically, we are looking for individuals who are able to supply:

  • Up to 12 hours per week counselling/psychotherapy
  • Plus 1.5 hours of clinical team meetings every Thursday
  • Plus 1 hour in-house supervision every other week

If you are interested in being considered in the future please email a covering letter and CV to Jo Banks, Operations Manager

If you would like any further information or an informal conversation, please call Jo Banks on 01727 868684