Clinical or Counselling Psychologist

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7701
  • Date Posted: 17 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Weymouth, Dorset
  • Salary: £49,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care, Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Are you a newly qualified Clinical or Counselling Psychologist? We are looking for dedicated and supportive practitioners to join a growing multidisciplinary team within our Integrated Care Services, which includes our Specialist Residential Care, our Dfe Registered Schools and Fostering.

We are dedicated to turning children’s lives around and for over 30 years we have been at the forefront of innovation. Supported by our founder we have developed our national network of integrated care services to meet the needs of children who are looked after.

Five Rivers Child Care is continuing to develop services which will deliver the highest positive impact to children and young people to recover from the impact of trauma, abuse, and neglect. We have developed a model called Attachment & Trauma Informed Care (ATIC) which is embraced across our residential and education environments.

Due to the expansion of our Assessment & Therapy Services we have exciting roles for Clinical or Counselling Psychologist to provide support to the Five Rivers integrated services (Fostering, Residential and Education), with opportunities for your own growth and personal development working with this range of professionals from these areas.

Working alongside our Residential children's home service based in the Weymouth, Dorset and the surrounding areas the Clinical or Counselling Psychologist will provide clinical / counselling support to our young people in our service, as well as the Residential Staff Team.

Part-Time hours available

If you have relevant experience relating to working with children and young people who have experienced trauma and maltreatment, as well as relevant registration (HCPC) OR if your HCPC is pending but you have your doctorate in Clinical or Counselling Psychology, we would love to hear from you.

Do you match our dedication and commitment to go ‘the extra mile’ in developing the best psychologically attachment & trauma informed care?  Then we can offer you outstanding prospects to become part of a developing service which strives to provide the best clinical services from Five Rivers Child Care.


You will receive:

Salary:   £32,000 to £38,000 per annum (DOE) for Newly Qualified     

OR         £39,000 to £49,000 per annum for Experienced  



  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Ongoing personal development & Support


Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.





APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates will be required to complete an Application Form, which we will send out in a separate email. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.


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