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Clinical Psychologist




Woodland View, Showell Lane, Meriden, Coventry, CV7 7HZ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time


Upto £50,000 DOE


37.5 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

Priory Woodland View is a 31-bedded locked rehabilitation and recovery service for men requiring a positive environment to develop positive self-management and independent skills for a successful discharge into the community. Based in the centre of England, we offer true holistic care through our specially formulated Clinical Programmes. The hospital is set in a rural location and offers a perfect environment to reintegrate back into the community

From hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex 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.

We are seeking a qualified psychologist with a minimum of 2 years experience in working in mental health services. You will support with the delivery of a full ward programme which will include facilitating groups and managing a case load of patients for individual therapy sessions. You will be involved in Risk Assessments, the Management of and Delivery of a full programme for group and individual therapy.

There will be emphasis on providing comprehensive and specialist  assessments, intervention packages to patients to help them develop resilience, make sense of past life events, improve attachment to relationships, make sense of emotional , behavioural and developmental difficulties that can result from experience of abuse, neglect, maltreatment and/or adversity. The successful candidate would lead on this new pathway.

Main duties include:

Providing evidence based psychological assessment and treatment
Provision of 1:1 and group interventions to patients to address a range of needs
Contributing to MDT care planning and review
Contributing to the Care Programme Approach (CPA) process
Facilitating Reflective practice to teams and opportunity to engage is reflective space with other psychologists
Contributing to professional development within the direct and wider hospital team
Contributing to audit and research as directed by the line manager

What we offer:

An enthusiastic and highly patient focused team – constantly striving be the best
Being part of a network of psychologists working across Priory Healthcare Services
Access to and support from the Professional Psychology Lead for the Healthcare division
Training opportunities for professional and service development
New exciting international opportunities working with MEDIAN
Encouraged and supported to undertake research and publications
A highly skilled multidisciplinary team to work alongside


Free parking
Free meals for all staff
Monthly staff appreciation events
CPD training and development for all staff
Access to Priory benefits including pension scheme amongst many other benefits

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.

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