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Assistant Psychologist Vacancy

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Psychologist position. It is an exciting opportunity to join our highly-qualified and friendly team. To apply, please download the documentation from this page and return your forms to contact@gateway-psychology.co.uk.

Please submit your application by 00:00 on Friday 3 July 2020.

About the Role:

Job type: Permanent employed
Working pattern: 3-5 days per week, offices are open from 9am-5pm on Monday to Friday.
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience.
Band: We do not band roles at Gateway Psychology, but this role is equivalent to NHS AfC Band 4 depending on experience.
Specialism: Children, young people and families.
Reporting to: Clinical Director or designate.
Location: Gateway Psychology, 7-9 The Boulevard, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 6BD. Some travel will be required depending on client and business requirements.*
Start date: ASAP, 1 August 2020 at the latest
*COVID notice: Please be advised that interviews will take place virtually, as the Gateway Psychology team are all working from home at the moment. The role may need to be started from home, depending on the government guidelines at the start date.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, gender identity, disabilities, and religions/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Overall Role:

In the Assistant Psychologist role, you will:

  • Undertake certain psychological assessments or observations under supervision
  • Score of psychological assessments
  • Assist clinicians and staff in cases, reports, training material preparation, visual aids and general administration under supervision
  • Undertake research into various topics to aid clinicians and Clinical Director
  • Assist in maintaining and auditing client case files
  • Assist in the overall day-to-day running of the company under the guidance of the Clinical Director
  • Hold a current Enhanced DBS clearance or be able to obtain such prior to engagement.

Qualifications Required: 

  • Qualified to Honours level in Psychology
  • Upper second class or higher achievement is highly desirable
  • Working towards acceptance on DClinPsy training and career in clinical psychology in the future.

Professional Registrations Required:

  • Eligible for graduate membership with the British Psychological Society


  • Some experience of working with children, young people and families would be desirable.
  • Post qualification work experience would also be desirable.

How To Apply:

Please download the relevant documentation from this page.

Once you have completed your application, please return the form, along with your CV, to contact@gateway-psychology.co.uk.

Alternatively, you can post your application to Gateway Psychology, 7-9 The Boulevard, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 6BD.