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Educational & Child Psychologists
  • Employer: Brighter Futures for Children
  • Reference: BFC0149
  • Published: Thu 08/10/2020, 10:20 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 25/10/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £40,136 - £49714 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, Berkshire

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Educational & Child Psychologists

Brighter Futures for Children

Full and Part-time opportunities

Permanent position


Newly qualified or experienced Educational & Child Psychologists for immediate start and for AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2021.


Are you:

  • Enthusiastic about using psychology to improve outcomes?
  • Ready to be part of a highly regarded service and undertake varied and interesting work?
  • Excited about being part of a significant mental health project?


Why Reading?

  • Varied and interesting work.
  • Close partnership working with a patch of schools
  • Early year’s assessments
  • Mental health work: Schools Link, Mental Health Support Team, Trauma Informed
  • Therapeutic Thinking approach and Trauma Informed thinking
  • Great CPD e.g. TSW; Story Stems; ACT; CFT

Great supervision & support!  Great team!


Why apply:

  • Have a job ready for Sept 2021
  • Work in a service committed to innovation and development.
  • The EPS plays a significant role in promoting inclusion, improving emotional and mental health and raising achievement for all young people.
  • Ideally placed for trips to London, Oxford or the coast.


What you will need for this role:

  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance with Barred List checks
  • Honours degree in Psychology and a Master’s or Doctorate qualification in Educational Psychology.
  • You must be registered with the Health Professionals Council (HCPC).
  • The ability to travel around Reading is essential.


For an informal discussion, please contact Deb Hunter (PEP) on 07515 665360; Vikki Lawrence (APEP) on 07497 515593;


Closing date:  25th October 2020

Interview date:  To be confirmed