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School-Based Therapist

Christ's Hospital SchoolWest Sussex

30 hours per week, working days to be decided

Would you like to be part of a whole-school approach to nurturing healthy minds?  

We require a part-time, term-time (33.6 weeks per year), fully qualified and experienced School-Based Therapist to join the existing team of two school-based therapists.

Working from the school’s well-equipped Medical Centre you will carry a significant clinical caseload where you will provide professional and confidential assessment and therapy within a very busy service for young people aged between 11 to 19 years.

Applicants must be educated to degree level, have a recognised qualification relevant to the post, and ideally will be accredited by UKCP, BACP or BPS, for example, and have at least three years previous experience of providing therapeutic services for children and young adults.

Working days are yet to be agreed but will include attendance at the Welfare Team Meeting, which is Tuesdays at 1pm.

For an informal discussion about the post prior to application please contact Androula Pistolas, Psychotherapist and Designated Mental Health Lead by emailing asp@christs-hospital.org.uk  

For further information and to apply please download an application pack from our website: www.christs-hospital.org.uk/about-ch/vacancies/ Completed applications must be received by the  closing date below. We prefer to receive completed applications by email to hr@christs-hospital.org.uk Please note CVs may be attached.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 8 February 2021.

Interview date: Wednesday 24 February 2021.

We are unable to accept late applications.

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).  More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 1120090.

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