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Clinical / Counselling Psychologist or Therapist




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Full Time


£34,403 (dependant on experience)



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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

Set within landscaped gardens, the safe and supportive environment of the Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal offers a comprehensive inpatient specialist mental health service for young people and adults. The service is dedicated to providing innovative, high quality care and treatment for service users with challenging and complex needs, in order to enable their recovery and re-engagement with the community.

Job Advert Role Description

Did you know that Priory is now the UK’s leading independent provider of Eating Disorder services? In fact, we currently deliver over a third of the country’s inpatient services – and nowhere is our expertise and innovation more visible than at the Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal in Cheshire.


Are you looking for a 12 month fixed term contract???


Our multi-disciplinary teams deliver effective therapeutic interventions and seamless care pathways for patients with complex eating disorders in an environment that also offers specialist Adolescent, Acute, Rehabilitation and PICU services.


We are looking for a qualified Clinical / Counselling Psychologist or high Intensity Psychological Therapist to support the growing success of our Adult Eating Disorder services.  In addition to undertaking specialist psychological assessments, you will co-facilitate groups, deliver specialist psychological interventions, provide consultation and supervision, and actively contribute to the development and continuous improvement of our service provision.


This full time salaried position to cover maternity leave calls for a professional with HCPC registration and a doctorate in clinical or counselling psychology or a BABCP accredited therapist.


To discover more about this role – please feel free to contact Dr Fairuz Awenat, Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Psychology Services (0161 428 9511)    

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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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