Locum Educational Psychologist

Job Details

  • Location: South West London
  • Salary: up to £450 per day Sole Trader or PAYE options
  • Job Type: Full-time, Locum
  • Sector: Educational Psychology

Psychology People are a specialist provider of Locum and Permanent Educational Psychology and SEN recruitment services to Local Authorities and Schools across the UK and we are seeking a Locum Educational Psychologist.

The contract will be for a fixed term 12 months to start in September 2017

Our clients Educational Psychology Service wish to appoint an enthusiastic and creative Locum Educational Psychologist.  Whilst our client have recently appointed to their permanent team, they are seeking a further candidate, who can join our team for the next year, to help ensure they continue to grow their service alongside also supporting the SEN team to meet their transfer to EHCP time frames.

Psychology People are seeking a candidate who is committed to operating within a consultative framework, can demonstrate awareness of how to make an impact in applying psychology to affect change, and who views team work and peer support as key factors in a successful service.

You will be joining an EPS which is highly regarded by schools and other services/organisations across the borough.  Their skilled EP team is energetic, friendly and committed to providing a high-quality evidence-based psychological service to children and young people in their communities. You will need to be a qualified Educational Psychologist who is HCPC registered.

Our client will offer a structured framework of induction and support, including a strong continuing professional development programme, good ICT facilities and accommodation, excellent peer support, outstanding secretarial support and opportunities to pursue individual areas of interest.

Achieving for Children is a community interest company, launched on April 1, 2014.  It is jointly owned by two councils to provide children’s services within the two boroughs.  This is a first nationally, putting them at the forefront of service re-design.  Within AfC their aim is to achieve excellence in everything they do by putting children and young people first in the design, delivery and evaluation of every service they provide, to ensure they are supported to live safe, happy, healthy and successful lives.

If you are an experienced, qualified and HCPC registered Educational Psychologist and would like to have an informal discussion regarding this opportunity, then please do not hesitate to contact us on 0208 249 6454 or by email at

Psychology People are always recruiting for experienced Locum and Permanent Educational Psychologists, Senior Educational Psychologists, Principal Educational Psychologist and SEN related staff for clients across the UK.

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