Sessional Psychologist

The Retreat York

The closing date is 31 December 2022

Job summary

The Retreat is a world-renowned mental health clinic based in York and Manchester working with clients across the UK. We have a long and distinguished reputation for being innovators and world leaders in the field of modern mental health care providing high quality, sustainable services for both adults and children, including neurodevelopmental conditions, stress, depression, anxiety, eating disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorders.

In addition to privately funded therapies, we offer some services free at the point of delivery through contracts with NHS partners and through charitable funding.

Main duties of the job

The Retreat provides community-based neuro-developmental assessment and therapy services and are recruiting psychologists to work with us on a sessional basis to provide therapy and assessment within The Retreat’s multi-disciplinary team.

We welcome applications from skilled and experienced self-employed psychologists, to work remotely or on site in York. We are particularly interested in applicants with experience in Neurodevelopmental Services for adults and children, providing assessment, diagnosis and psychological therapy services to individuals presenting with Autism or ADHD.

Pay rates are dependent upon experience, training and qualifications. Hours are negotiable and may include evenings and weekends.

About us

For further information and to discuss this flexible opportunity please contact Richard Dunston Brady, Services and Contracts Manager: 

email: rdunstonbrady@theretreatyork.org.uk                                     

Telephone: 01904 412551

Job description

Job responsibilities

We are recruiting psychologists to work with us on a sessional basis to provide therapy and assessment within The Retreat’s multi-disciplinary team. 

We welcome applications from skilled and experienced self-employed psychologists, to work remotely or on site in York. We are particularly interested in applicants with experience in Neurodevelopmental Services for adults and children, providing assessment, diagnosis and psychological therapy services to individuals presenting with Autism or ADHD.

Person Specification

Experience

Desirable

  • Experience of working in a Neurodevelopmental Service for adults and/or children, providing assessment, diagnosis and psychological therapy services to individuals presenting with Autism or ADHD.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

The Retreat York

Address

Heslington Road

York

North Yorkshire

YO10 5BN


Employer's website

https://theretreatyork.org.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Amy Bedingham

abedingham@theretreatyork.org.uk

01904412551

Date posted

01 February 2022

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

Negotiable

Contract

Bank

Duration

1 years

Working pattern

Flexible working, Home or remote working

Reference number

B0311-22-0535

Job locations

Heslington Road

York

North Yorkshire

YO10 5BN


28 Green Dykes Lane

York

YO10 3HH


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