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Woodbourne Priory Hospital, 21 Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B17 8BY

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Full Time


£45,000 to £55,000



Job Advert Role Description

Set in the leafy suburb of Edgbaston, close to Birmingham City centre, Priory Hospital Woodbourne is set in beautiful grounds, conveniently located for access to the West Midlands motorway network and with good local public transport links.

Our unique range of services gives our colleagues the opportunity to develop skills and experience of working with a broad range of mental health conditions across five mental health service lines, across the hospital’s seven wards.

We provide a diverse range of inpatient services, adult acute, child and adolescent mental health, specialist eating disorder and private addictions treatment programmes. Our multi-disciplinary teams take great pride in delivering personalised treatment programmes to our patients and have established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.

If you are looking for an employer that’s passionate about supporting your career progression, where you can work as part of a committed, diverse and experienced team, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding care to make a real and lasting difference to patients’ lives, then Priory Hospital Woodbourne is the place for you!


We have a full time position available for a Psychologist working within our CAMHS and PICU inpatient mental health services. The position is working across 1 mixed gender ward (14 beds) and a male (10 beds) adult PICU Ward. This post will support our fulltime clinical CAMHS psychologist and our part time clinical psychologist.


The candidate will be working within the multi-disciplinary team of Medical staff, Nursing staff and Occupational Therapy staff. The Psychologist will be providing evidence based psychological assessment as required, contributing to MDT care planning and review, facilitating formulation, reflective practice and debrief sessions and contributing to audit and research as directed by the line manager.


The successful candidate will be expected to provide psychological guidance and consultation to other professionals where applicable and must be able to work autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team’s policies and procedures.


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dedicated team of therapists providing a full and robust treatment programme. Experience in formulations and assessing is essential with knowledge in psychometrics desired.


You will need to have full membership with relevant governing bodies such as HCPC, BPS or equivalent.


Due to limits on sponsorship allocations, we are not currently in a position to offer sponsorship to new candidates for these roles, this remains under review.




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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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