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Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division


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Job Advert Role Description

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.

Located with easy access to East Sussex and Kent and set in acres of beautiful gardens in Ticehurst village, the newly refurbished Lodge Therapy Centre and Highlands inpatient service offers Private Out/Day and Inpatient mental health services in a safe and supportive therapeutic environment.

Our patients benefit from a high quality service regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

Due to the new service opening and an increase in demand we are seeking to expand our team of skilled and experienced psychologists and therapists to provide individual and/or group interventions.

Flexibility of hours is as option, the Therapy Centre is open 8am-8pm during the week.

We are really keen to hear from you if you have the required training and experience of working autonomously in private practice with either young people or adults on a 1:1 and/or providing psychoeducational or therapeutic groups in any of the following specialisms:

  • EMDR L2/3
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Schema Focussed
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Mentalisation
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy
  • Cognitive Analytic Therapy

In addition to your specialist therapeutic competence, excellent verbal and written communication, professional interpersonal skills, efficient and accountable record management and proficiency with IT are essential attributes.

You must have the required registration with the relevant Professional body e.g HCPC, UKCP or BABCP and adhere to the associated Code of Conduct.

If you would like to share your expertise amongst a team of independent practitioners delivering high quality treatments across a range of complex presentations in an Outpatient setting and would like to join us here at Ticehurst Lodge we invite you to apply. If you would like to discuss the opportunities available please contact the Therapy Services Manager for more information.

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About us

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

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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