New Therapist Position at Khiron House

There is a vacancy for a Full-time Primary Therapist position at the Khiron House residential programme near Wantage in Oxfordshire.

Hours: 8-5 or 10-7 Monday to Friday

Fees: £850 per week on a self-employed contract (negotiable based on clinical experience).

The successful candidate will satisfy the following requirements:

  • Degree in psychology or similar studies in behavioural or mental health. Masters level is preferred.
  • Training in Somatic Experiencing and/or Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  • Training in EMDR in addition to somatic training (preferred but not required)
  • Clinical experience with individuals and/or groups of at least three years is required; clinical experience with trauma patients is preferred.

Also important and strongly preferred:

  • Experience working in a residential treatment centre for mental health and behavioural disorders is required
  • An ongoing commitment to personal and professional growth
  • A willingness to learn the Khiron House approach to trauma treatment (may require some study outside of work hours)
  • Ability to collaborate with a team of colleagues
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills

Please send a CV and a 300 word statement describing your reasons for applying to Romana Akram, Closing date for application is 24th February 2018.