Psychologist - Autism and ADHD Service

Job Title: Psychologist - Autism and ADHD Service
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: York
Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 (depending on qualification and experience
Reference: J181-A-19-38221
Contact Name: Dianne Murray 07800 518463
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2019 23:03

Job Description

Psychologist - Autism and ADHD Service

  • Salary: £37000 - £40,000 per annum (dependent on qualification and experience)
  • Contract Type: Permanent full-time
  • Hours of Work: 7.5 hrs per week (configuration of working hours is negotiable; job shares will be considered)
  • Closing Date: Monday 29th April 2019
  • Interview Date: Thursday 9th May 2019

The Autism and ADHD Service is a high quality, confidential, diagnostic and specialist therapy service based at The Retreat in York.  We have a highly trained and experienced MDT of Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapists, Assistant Psychologists and Administrators. The service is set in a beautiful, welcoming setting near the centre of York. 

The Autism and ADHD service is expanding and is looking for a full-time Clinical or Counselling Psychologist. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary diagnostic pathway assessing adults for Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD. You would also be offering assessment for suitability of psychological therapy, and offer psychological therapies to clients with a diagnosis of ASD and/or ADHD and a wide range of psychological needs. 

There are opportunities to engage in consultation with external agencies, complete audit/service evaluation projects and undertake research. The team enjoys good links with local universities and encourages research.

We require you to be registered with the HCPC and have therapeutic experience working with people with a diagnosis of ASD and ADHD.  We would prefer candidates to be already trained in ADOS/ADI-R, however training will be available.

If you would like to know more about the Autism and ADHD service then please visit our website

If you would like any further information about the role please contact Dr Katja Osswald – Service Lead via email

To apply, please email Please provide a covering letter outlining how you feel you could meet the job description and attach a copy of your CV.

Benefits at The Retreat include:

  • Defined Contribution Pension Scheme
  • Free car parking
  • Staff discount scheme