Psychology Graduate

Type: Graduate
Region: Wales

Draig recruitment is a leading specilaist agency in additional learning needs for North Wales. We are currently seeking a Psychology graduate to work in an alternative provision in Wrexham. As a Psychology graduate you will be supporting students with social, emotional, and mental health difficulties. Experience of challenging behaviours, self-harm, eating disorders and trauma would be desired.  

This role would suit someone looking to enhance their skills in child mental health or those seeking a career path working within child psychology. This role is full-time working Monday to Friday 8:30am-3:30pm. Having a vehicle is essential for this role due to the remote area where the school is located. The position is to start after half term and will continue until summer 2024. Pays £80-£100 per day. 

To be considered for this role you will need: 

  • Experience working with children or young people. 

  • Experience of supporting children or young people with mental health. 

  • Be supportive, patient, sensitive.  

  • Ability to use de-escalation techniques 

  • Team Teach or PRICE restraint ideal but not essential 

  • Psychology qualification / Counselling skills. 


Additional requirements: 

  • Eligibility to work in the UK 

  • References confirming suitability for role 

  • Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the update service, or willing to apply 

  • EWC registration or willing to apply 

  • Safeguarding training or willing to take a free course with us 



  • Competitive salary  

  • Opportunity for professional development and growth with CPD training 

  • Friendly, supportive agency, with dedicated and experienced education consultants 

  • Long-term role’s available with the potential for temp-to-perm 

  • We work in partnership with Achieve More Training, who can offer free Teaching Assistants / sports Coaching training.  



All applications are dealt with in the strictest of confidence. 

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