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Addictions Therapist




Priory Hospital Chelmsford, Stump Lane, Springfield, Essex, CM1 7SJ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





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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 Role Description

The Addictions Programme is facilitated by a dedicated team of therapists that are based in the Lodge a dedicated addictions therapy centre. They offer a 28 day residential programme treating substance and behaviourl addictions. The ATP service involves a medically managed detox when required, and offers an integrative approach to therapy.

The role is to join a dedicated team of therapists as a qualified addictions therapist. They will preferably have a training in Addictions Counselling and Psychology and have knowledge of the Minnesota Model, working with abstinence-based model, group therapy facilitation, individual 1:1 sessions, delivering psycho-educational workshops and ideally some knowledge of working with couples/families. The successful candidate will need to be accredited or working towards FDAP and/or BACP accreditation.

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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.

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