Priory Hospital Chelmsford, Stump Lane, Springfield, Essex, CM1 7SJ
Priory Group Division
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time
£27,000 for full time/ £16,200 (0.6 FTE) and £10,800 (0.4 FTE)
37.5 (for 1 person) or 22.5 and 15 (for two people)
Job Advert - Division Information

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and  delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

Job Advert Location Description

Situated within three acres of landscaped grounds, Priory Hospital Chelmsford is an independent hospital that specialises in the treatment and management of adults and adolescents with a range of mental health problems.  There is a highly experienced team of mental health professionals and support staff, which include consultant psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses and therapists.

The hospital offers calming and recovery focused residential treatment for up to 60 service users, as well as day care and outpatient services, including separate facilities for young people.

We provide expert treatment for the following services:

•             Eating disorders

•             Child and Adolescent Mental Health

•             Addiction services


Our highly experienced multidisciplinary team deliver personalised treatment programmes alongside the use of a wide range of therapies.

Job Advert Role Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a full time or two part time ATP Therapists experienced in the treatment of addictions, including drug and alcohol, to work within our energetic and integrated multi disciplinary team. The successful applicant(s) will ideally have attained or be working towards FDAP Accreditation.  Previous experience working within the 12 step model would be an advantage.  The post holder(s) must be able to deliver specialised group and individual counselling to the A.T.P patient group and on occasions to the Adult General Psychiatric patient group, and to present and process educational material in the form of training, workshops and visual presentations. 

Our service provides an active in-patient assessment, treatment and aftercare programme, and an active day care programme, for patients with addiction problems.

The successful candidate(s) will be required to be flexible in their working hours with some weekend and evening hours as part of their rota.

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.