Recruitment Enquiries: 0116 240 8692

CBT Therapist - CAMHS




Priory Hospital Hayes Grove, Kent, Prestons Road, Hayes, Bromley, BR2 7AS

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


Competitive, depending on experience


22.5 Hours

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 Role Description

 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.

The Priory Hospital Hayes Grove is an independent 46-bed psychiatric hospital for Working Age Adults (mixed), located in SE London in the quiet village of Hayes, Kent.  We provide care and treatment for patients with a wide range of Mental Health issues both as Inpatients, Daycare and Outpatients.

At Hayes Grove, our private ‘Lower Court’ specialises in treating general psychiatric conditions, and supports patients on our 28-day Inpatient Addiction Treatment Programme (drug, alcohol and other addictions).  We also have a specialist, 20-bed NHS England-funded Eating Disorder Unit. as well as the 9-bedded Keston Unit, a specialist NHS-funded Asperger’s ward.

The Hospital is situated in a leafy setting, with excellent public transport links to central London, Croydon and the surrounding Borough of Bromley areas. Free car parking is available in the immediate vicinity of the hospital.

We welcome informal enquiries by phone or in person if you would like to come and visit before applying for a role.       

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Therapist/Counselling Psychologist to see CAMHS outpatients aged 7-18 years in our Daycare Centre. We are seeing an increase in referrals for children. Presentations include anxiety, depression, OCD, self-harm, autism, ADHD behavioural issues.

As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will be required to identify and deliver appropriate and relevant treatments and interventions to these young outpatients with varying mental health needs, in order to promote and develop the mental, emotional, physical and social well-being of the patients; liaising with families and carers.

If you meet the following criteria we invite you to apply:

1.Relevant qualification in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy training, counselling or clinical psychology

2. At least two years experience of working with children aged 7-18 years in a mental health capacity.

3. Provide independent clinical interventions for children aged 7-18 years using evidence based models.

4. Feedback to families and carers and the team as appropriate

5. Have up to date knowledge of child and adolescent models and developmental appropriate behaviours.

Good communication, team working skills and a flexible approach are essential.

In addition to the salary, we offer regular supervision, excellent working conditions and a range of benefits including training opportunities and a company pension scheme.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact

The Priory Hayes Grove offers a range of benefits including 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays pro rata, your Birthday as an extra days annual leave, online benefits and cashback rewards and subsidised meals. 

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.


Closing Date