London Trauma Therapist Vacancy

Company Overview

Khiron House provides treatment for people suffering from mental health and behavioural disorders such as depression, anxiety and PTSD at five different units to provide for the needs of a wide range of clients with varying severity of symptoms. These units include:

  • Khiron House: a 10-bed residential clinic in North Oxfordshire
  • Khiron Hospital: to open in 2017
  • Khiron Cottage: a 4-bed halfway house which helps residents from Khiron House transition into independent living.
  • Khiron Day Care: Monday to Friday intensive outpatient programme. To open in 2017.
  • Khiron Outpatient: outpatient services based in Harley Street, London.

All treatment is based on neurobiologically-informed treatment which focuses on the effects of dysregulation in the nervous system on both mental and physical health.

Job Description

The London Therapist will be required to deliver one-to-one therapy and group therapy to clients at our outpatient service.  You will report to our Clinical Director, Director of Psychological Services (Dr Janina Fisher).

This is a part-time self-employed contract role, available immediately. The clinic can have flexible hours and is located at 10 Harley Street, London W1.  The role comes with in house supervision.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay comparable to NHS pay rates for clinical psychologists
  • Training
  • Supervision

 

Person Specification

Requirements Essential Desirable
Education, Training and Qualifications Training as Somatic Experiencing and/or Sensorimotor Psychotherapist Training in EMDR is preferred
Skills and Knowledge Excellent personal and team working skills
Experience Three years’ clinical experience is essential

Experience working with clients one-to-one and in groups

A working knowledge of body centred psychology or psychotherapy

Experience working in a residential treatment centre would be valuable
Personal Attributes An ongoing commitment to personal and professional growth

An openness and willingness to learn on the job in collaboration with colleagues

 

This position is available immediately. To apply, please email Romana romanaakram@khironhouse.com with:

  • CV
  • Earliest possible start date
  • 300 words explain why you feel you are right for this position

2 Comments

  1. Comment by dr n curtis on

    Hello,
    I am a consultant psychiatrist, CAT therapist and EMDR therapist. I am particularly interested in attachment and trauma. I would be interested in finding out more about your hospital services opening this year as well as opportunities to work with your organisation.
    Best
    Nicola

    1. Reply by Benjamin Fry on

      Hi. Please contact us direct from the contact page. Thanks!

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