Four Paid Placements! Trainee Counselling Psychologists Required. 


Salary: £29,957 – £33,718

Closing date: 29 Mar 2019

Grade: Higher Executive officer HMPPS Band 5
Contract type: Internship
Length of employment; Up to 12 months
Working pattern: Flexible working, Full-time, Job share, Part-time
Hours: 37 hours per week
Number of posts: 4

Job description


The successful trainee counselling psychologist will be upon placement at HMYOI Feltham or Werrington for between 6-12 months. Full details of requirements can be found in the attached placement description.

Counselling Psychology Placements at HMYOI Feltham & Werrington

HMYOI Feltham is a Young Offender’s Institution located in Feltham, Middlesex. It is divided into 2 sections; A, housing 15-18 year olds and B housing 18-21 year old young people.

HMYOI Werrington is located in Stoke-on-Trent and houses 118 young people (male).

Recently, a Counselling Psychology Service has been established to provide psychological counselling to young people aged 15-18 years old.

We are now in a position to liaise with your University and offer clinical placements to trainee counselling psychologists as part of the DCounsPsy training.


Trainees will need to prove Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC) and have Professional Indemnity Insurance as well as approval from their university placements co-ordinator. 



Applicant must be on a university-based Doctorate Counselling Psychology programme.



Graduate member of the British Psychologiccal Society.

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