Assistant Educational Psychologists required in Hull and the North West
(Liverpool and Manchester)
September 2021 start
We're looking for Assistant EPs to support our team from 2021. Full details below...
If you think you could be the right person for our team, please send your CV and cover letter to by 14th May 2021.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Are you passionate about psychology?
Do you enjoy building relationships with schools, families and young people?
Do you value flexibility within a strongly supportive team?
If so, working with Applied Psychologies could be for you!
We are looking for Assistant EPs to work with us in Hull and the North-West in order to support our growing and dynamic team of Educational Psychologists and specialist support staff.
You will be joining our fabulous team, delivering services to a number of schools in your area under the close supervision of an experienced Educational Psychologist. You will have the opportunity to build strong relationships with your schools and get to understand their needs. You will decide how best to use your time and skills to give your schools the best service, with the support of all of our brilliant team whenever you need it.
With no statutory work, you can be involved with more creative work, including systemic interventions (e.g. Appreciative Inquiry) across schools and trusts, whole-class interventions and training. Our assess-plan-do-review model for individual casework also offers the opportunity to design and implement collaborative interventions with schools and families and evaluate impact over the longer-term.
The successful candidate can expect:
Highly competitive rates of pay and generous mileage allowance
Generous annual leave entitlement and CPD budget
Completely flexible working
An incredibly supportive team with daily contact via our WhatsApp peer supervision group
A strong emphasis on individual and group supervision
A consistent patch of designated schools, under the close supervision of an experienced EP
Access to our wide range of shared resources which includes assessment, training, intervention and research materials
Support to apply for the Educational Psychology doctorate course. Our previous two assistants have both been successful with their applications!
Most of all, we encourage creativity and opportunities to develop your areas of psychological interest. We want you to have a great start to your Educational Psychology journey and love working for us!
In addition to our team of over 23 Educational Psychologists, our multi-disciplinary team is always available for support and advice and is made up of:
ASC Specialist Teacher
Advisory Teacher for Interaction and Communication
Therapist (Drama, Play)
Specialist Paediatric Occupational Therapist
Speech and Language Therapist
We are looking for passionate, proactive people who really care about delivering positive outcomes for young people, their families and the schools and settings in which they work. We want you to be excited about the opportunities working for Applied Psychologies can bring and the chance to make real change in your schools.
You will feel very much part of the team, with access to all shared resources and group an individual supervision opportunities as well as lots of support from management and peers.
You will need to be reliable, consistent and demonstrate an enthusiastic and proactive approach to communication and organisation.
Our purpose is simple; to deliver positive outcomes for young people, their families and the schools and settings in which they work.
Our team is now 31 members strong! We’re looking for passionate and dedicated people to join us. Here’s some of the reasons why our team love working with Applied Psychologies:
“Great team support and supervision - the WhatsApp group is really helpful! Also, you can focus on being an EP and not bureaucracy - the emphasis is on psychology!” Fiona, educational psychologist
“Being a tiny part of a fantastic organisation that puts people and communication at the heart of what it does; whether that be the young people, the school staff or AP colleagues” Kathy, specialist teacher - ASC
“Feeling like you have the flexibility and freedom to actually develop strategies and then review said strategies.” Jenny, educational psychologist
If this sounds like the right role for you, please forward your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by 14th May 2021.
To find out more about who we are and how we work call 01482 643458 for an informal discussion.
Interviews will be conducted at the end of May 2021 and may be conducted via video conference.
We look forward to hearing from you!