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Priory Hospital Bristol, Heath House Lane, Stapleton, BS16 1EQ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£38-£44k per annum



Job Advert Location Description




Job Advert Role Description

Priory Hospital Bristol is part of the Healthcare Division of Priory Group and has 77 beds over eight wards varying from Eating Disorders, Acute Mental Health, Adult Psychiatric Intensive Care, Huntingdon’s and Dementia.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and qualified DBT Therapist to work with our Inpatients and Outpatients. We are a dynamic Multi-Disciplinary Team who work with a wide variety of presentations to offer Therapeutic Interventions to support treatment and recovery.

This role is a great opportunity for an accredited BABCP / BACP / UKCP therapist to work with a combination of inpatients and outpatients at the Bristol Priory hospital. You will be part of a supportive team of therapists and psychologists and be able to offer 1:1 therapy and group work.

You will be delivering 1-1 and group therapy to inpatients and outpatients. As part of an MDT you will be working alongside other therapists with a range of modalities, Consultant Psychiatrist, Ward Doctors and Nursing staff. Ideally holding a minimum of 3 years experience working in an out-patient service, you would be able to demonstrate good relationship building both with clients and referrers, have experience in using software systems and be passionate in the therapy you offer.


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dedicated team of therapists providing a full and robust treatment programme which includes CBT, Arts Psychotherapy, Mindfulness and Transactional Analysis. What we’d like to give you:


•           A competitive salary with enhancements for working on weekends, nights and overtime.

•           25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing by a further 2 days after 5 year’s service.)

•           Opportunities to develop and progress in a wide variety of care   settings.

•           Free Parking on site

•           Supplemented meals

•           Enhanced maternity pay

•           Disclosure check cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           Contributory pension scheme

•           Refer a friend bonuses

•           Long service awards


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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services, Priory 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 and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application. Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 


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 will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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