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Psychologist, Specialist Clinician or Trauma/Attachment Informed Therapist

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Esland are now recruiting for Psychologist, Specialist Clinician or Trauma/Attachment Informed Therapist.

Locations: 1 x North Region and 1 x South Region

Annual Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on level of expertise

Who are Esland:

At Esland, we have a clear mission of providing high quality residential care, education and other wrap around services which offers a bespoke specialist service to Local Authorities ensuring that they get the best outcomes for their young people. We are proud of the quality services that we offer both Local Authorities, children and our staff. We are a provider of choice, offering long term placement stability and through our Road to Resilience. We also achieved our Investors In People accreditation in 2016, certifying that we are also now recognised as an Employer of Choice for our staff.

Our work has been recognised through our awards for Residential Care Worker of the Year (East Midlands), Care Home of the Year (London and the South East), Registered Manager of the Year (Yorkshire and the North East) and Outstanding Contribution to Social Care (London and the South East). We are proud of our achievements and would love you to be a part of our future success!

Our Culture:

We appreciate each of our team member’s experience and skills. We also know these make you unique and this is what will help shape and enrich the lives of the young people we look after. We also believe it is important that our team members share the same values as the Company.

Eslanders have a shared vision to be emotionally resilient, supportive leaders who provide accountable yet nurturing direction to each other and the young people we care for.

Purpose of the Post:

We are looking for a specialist therapist, recently qualified Psychologist or trauma informed therapist to work within our children’s residential care service.

Our children have experienced significant trauma and we provide a clinical service which is rooted in trauma and attachment informed models of care and is strongly led by a “brain-based” approach. We work therapeutically with our children based on where they are functioning emotionally, developmentally and in accordance with their lived experiences.

The successful candidate will be part of a dedicated, enthusiastic and forward-thinking clinical team to provide needs, risk, strengths-based assessments and use a PACE informed approach to provide clinical consultations and training to our therapeutic care staff.

Person Requirements:

The positions will involve travel across our children’s homes (within their own regions – one north based, and one south).

  • Experience and/or qualifications in DDP, attachment, therapeutic care and knowledge of brain-based parenting.
  • Due to the nature of this role, you must be 21+ to apply
  • A full driving licence

For more information, please contact the Head of Clinical Services, Dr Sam Piggott:

Closing date for applications is: Monday 30 November 2020


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