Work for Us

Would you like to work for a caring and supportive organisation where you can make a positive contribution to people's lives?

Do you have the right skills, qualities and aptitude to bring a high-quality standard of care and support to those experiencing mental distress as they work to regain their full potential? If so, we'd love to hear from you.

Current Opportunities

Our current vacancies are listed below:

Adults Counsellor

We are looking for a Adults Counsellor to work 24 hours per week across a negotiated shift pattern, based from the Darlington Office.

Job Type: part time, 24 hours per week (shift pattern to be agreed/negotiated)

Based: Darlington Office

Hourly rate: £14

Application deadline: 16/02/2024

The main duties and responsibilities:

To undertake daily counselling sessions as directed by the CounsellingCoordinator in the Darlington and/or South Durham area. In the absence ofthe Adult Coordinator you will need to cover aspects of the rapid responsereferral process.

Enhanced DBS checks will be undertaken as will two references for all staff and volunteers who work for Darlington Mind.

Please submit an application form in the first instance. To obtain an application form or find out more about the role please call 01325 283169 or email or download one from our website under the GetInvolved/WorkForUs tab. Applications should be emailed to Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview at the Northallerton office.

We warmly encourage applications from people from diverse communities, including but not limited to people with lived experience of mental health problems, people with disabilities and people from the LGBTQ and BAME communities.

How To Apply

Please download and complete the documents below stating the vacancy and job title. You can email your completed documents to or post them to us at Darlington Mind, St Hilda’s House, 11 Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SQ. We will get back to you as soon as possible.


We are always looking for volunteers to fill various roles. If you think your skills and personal circumstances might be better suited to help us on a voluntary basis, we'd love to hear from you.

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