Finsbury Park, Greater London
£41,361 pro rata per annum (Actual salary £24,816.60 pa) Grade 24 + good benefits
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Clinical/Counselling Psychologist / Training and Capacity Builder

Contract: Permanent, Part Time
Hours: 21 hours per week
Location: London, Finsbury Park
Salary: £41,361 pro rata per annum (Actual salary £24,816.60 pa) Grade 24

Closing Date for applications: 11 October 2020  

We are looking for a Clinical/Counselling Psychologist, Training and Capacity Builder to join our multidisciplinary team. The purpose of this role is to provide a psychology service to adults who are survivors of torture and organised violence through individual or group therapy, offering a range of interventions. In addition you will contribute to the development and delivery of internal and external training, and provide consultation to external professionals who work with survivors of torture and organised violence. The role also includes offering supervision to psychology trainees.

You will be qualified in Clinical or Counselling Psychology, desirably to Doctorate level, and be accredited and a member of a relevant professional body.  

In return, we offer a competitive package, with a generous 30 day annual leave entitlement, and 6% pension contribution.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification, please click the link provided.

Freedom from Torture is dedicated to healing and protecting people who have survived torture. We provide therapies to improve physical and mental health, we medically document torture, and we provide legal and welfare help. We expose torture globally, we fight to hold torturing states to account and we campaign for fairer treatment of torture survivors in the UK.

We campaign for national and global change, using evidence from our services and survivor voices to protect and promote survivors' rights and hold torturing states to account. We are proud to play a significant role in the global anti-torture movement. Survivors, active and empowered, are at the centre of all of our work. 

Freedom from Torture is committed to its responsibilities under safeguarding, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure, as well as a need for full employment history and up to date employment references.

Freedom from Torture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications.

Posted on: 28 September 2020
Closed date: 11 October 2020
Job ref: VA381
Tags: Social Care/Development, Practitioner