European Humanist Professionals (EHP) exists to serve the needs of people working for the humanist movement and to help further develop and strengthen humanist practices across Europe.
Professional humanists include educators, ceremony officiants, counselors and staff members of humanist organisations, whether they get paid for their work or not.
work at all levels of education, including primary and secondary schools, universities and training institutes. The most common areas of work are ethical, moral and social education.
support people with existential questions and needs from a humanist perspective. They can be found in hospitals, prisons, universities, the armed forces, homes for the elderly or specific centres for humanist services.
Humanist ceremony officiants
conduct or support humanist ceremonies for births, coming of age, weddings, funerals…
of humanist organisations include managers, administrators, project directors, journalists and media spokespeople.