Work for UKCP

If you choose to work for UKCP, you will join a passionate team of people striving to improve access to high-quality psychotherapies while ensuring the highest possible standards of excellence in our registers.

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is the UK’s leading professional body for the education, training and accreditation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. We have over 11,000 individual members, and 75 training and accrediting organisations.

Staff working at UKCP enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 days bank holidays
  • additional leave over the Christmas period scheme
  • an employer contribution equivalent to 8 per cent of salary paid into a pension scheme (company or private)
  • flexible hybrid working
  • training and development opportunities
  • childcare vouchers
  • eye care policy
  • interest-free season ticket loans
  • cycle to work scheme.


There are currently no open vacancies. 

Volunteer opportunities

Members forum representatives

Are you passionate about what's going on in your area? Could you set aside your personal views and put forward the views of those you represent?

We're looking for 10 representatives for our members forum to help us improve communication within UKCP.

Read more about the members forum representatives opportunity.

Ethics Committee member

Are you passionate about ethical developments in psychotherapy and how they can improve standards and protect the public? Here's an exciting opportunity to join the UKCP Ethics Committee.

Read more about the Ethics Committee members opportunity.

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