The Wokingham Educational Psychology Service (EPS) provides evidence based psychological services to children, young people (0-25 years) who live in the borough, many of whom have special educational needs and/or disabilities. We work in partnership with our stakeholders and contribute to the education health and care needs assessment process. The EPS also provides a range of training to a range of stakeholders. We encourage EPs to develop specialist areas of interest.
Wokingham Educational Psychology Service (EPS) is recruiting a full-time Educational Psychologist from September 2019.
Wokingham has a reputation for excellence and high achievement in schools and the EPS is well regarded by stakeholders. We have a well-established consultative model of service delivery that values the application of psychology, innovative practice and professional integrity. The service supports the LA in fulfilling its statutory duties in relation to SEND legislation. We are a small friendly team always seeking to improve our service, we welcome applications from colleagues who have or wish to develop specialist interests.
Applications are invited from Educational Psychologists or those who will complete their training by September 2019 – Who are registered with the Health and Care Professional’s Council and whose qualifications as an Educational Psychologist are recognised by the British Psychological Society.
Closing date: 11pm Friday 18th January 2019
For an informal discussion, please contact Elaine Munro or Sally Gilbert on 0118 908 8011
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.
For more information and to apply, please visit: www.wokingham.gov.uk/jobs-and-careers/
Please note that CVs are not accepted.
Alternatively, please call 0118 974 6116 (answerphone outside office hours) quoting ref: 704084
Wokingham Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer.