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Family Therapist




Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time




15 hours per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Location Description

Centrally located with easy access to Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford, Maidstone and the Medway towns and set in acres of beautiful gardens is The Priory Hospital, Ticehurst House. The hospital has 70 beds across 3 service lines: Adult Acute, up to 2 CAMHS wards with Tier 4 and High Dependancy Young People. We offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialist mental health services for young people and adults in a safe and supportive environment. Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients 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 Role Description

We are currently looking for an accredited AFT / IFT registered Family Therapist who has completed a minimum of 2 years Postgraduate Certification in Systemic Practice.

Candidates need to have experience of working with an acute and complex patient group of Young People and their families.  Child Focussed and Family insight wold be required to successfully engage and intervene effectively to support the efforts of the MDT to consider the Systemic needs.

If you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, work well in a team, enjoy working with clients Young People experiencing a range of complex presentations in an inpatient setting and would like to join us here at Ticehurst Priory Hospital - we invite you to apply.

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.

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