Assistant Educational Psychologist - Fixed Term

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Academic Support
South East England
Other Surrey
£25,951 to £28,485 per annum
Salary Description:
£25,951 - 28,485 per year
Academies Enterprise Trust
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Assistant Educational Psychologist - Fixed Term

£25,951 - £28,485 per annum

36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Wishmore Cross Academy, part of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET), is an 'Outstanding' (Ofsted 2015) residential special school in Chobham, Surrey, for boys aged 9 to 16 years who have social, emotional and mental health difficulties. We can admit up to 80 boys and can offer up to 14 residential places (including extended days) on a flexible basis for up to 4 nights per week. The academy is situated within easy reach of the M25 and M3 and, although in Surrey, is very close to Berkshire and Hampshire.

We are looking for an Assistant Educational Psychologist to join the Academy team to support the Local Authority Educational Psychologist in developing person-centred, outcomes-focused planning for children and young people from 9-16 years old as outlined in the job description. You will have an honours degree in psychology recognised by the British Psychology Society and ideally have experience working with children in an educational setting.

The post will involve an induction programme, training opportunities, rewarding work with young people and professional supervision, providing excellent experience for Psychology graduates who are seeking to pursue further higher level training in Education Psychology.

We offer:

Well supported staff who are committed to driving high standards

A school that invest, not only in our students, but also our staff by providing regular CPD opportunities

A leadership team who welcome fresh ideas, and see the retention of staff as a high priority

All applicants are encouraged to visit the academy prior to making an application. To arrange, please contact Greg Moss on 01276 857555.

This is a fixed term position until July 2018 and is required as soon as possible. Interviews are scheduled to take place toward the end of the week commencing 20 November 2017.

Closing date: Sunday 19 November 2017.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's. For further information on this position and to make an application please visit:

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Academies Enterprise Trust
Tel: 02039475689
Contact: Wishmore Cross Academy

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