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Senior Clinical or Counselling Psychologists or Psychotherapists

Job Reference: J181-A-19-40721

Central Advertising - Social Enterprises
£38,500 - £45,000

This advertisement has been placed by the organisation named in the 'Department' section above.

Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.

Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours). Part-time or job share would be considered, though a minimum of 22.5 hours per week would be expected.
Contract: Permanent
Start date: As soon as possible
Salary scale: £38,500 - £45,000
Registration required: HCPC or BABCP or BACP or UKCP and IGA.

The Retreat is seeking talented, experienced and dedicated Senior Psychologists or Senior Psychotherapists to help us to ensure the delivery of mental health services of excellence, which are statutorily and regulatory compliant and congruent with the values of The Retreat. Our vision is to deliver high quality, sustainable, renowned mental health services, alongside Autism and ADHD services, helping people to live well with themselves so that we all live better together.

We offer community-based psychological assessment and therapy services for adults and for children and young people. We would be particularly interested in a professional with training and experience in one or more of the following areas, working with individuals and/or groups:

 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

 Psychodynamic or Psychoanalytic models of therapy

 Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

 Compassion Focussed Therapy

 Cognitive Analytic Therapy.

We will expect you to have five or more years of post-qualification experience as a psychotherapist or clinical or counselling psychologist, being registered with the appropriate professional body. It will be important for you to have experience of developing effective therapeutic working alliances with complex clients and appropriate members of their system. We are currently focused on recruiting people to our adult service, but would welcome discussions with professionals experienced in working with children and young people.

Our service enjoys good links with local universities (York St John’s as well as University of York), with ongoing opportunities for research collaborations and supporting placement trainees.

To apply for this position, please complete the application form, clearly setting out why you feel you would be suitable for this position.
Closing date: 5th August 2019
Interviews: Week commencing 12th August 2019

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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