Assistant Research Psychologist vacancy

Assistant Research Psychologist

22.5 hours per week 

Salary: £22,500 per annum (pro-rata)


The Brent Centre for Young People is a charity specialised in working with vulnerable young people with emotional and other difficulties. The Centre is renowned for its psychotherapeutic and psychoanalytic work. The Centre has been offering mental health support and treatment to young people for over 50 years at our base, Laufer House in NW London, and we also offer a range of outreach services in schools, at the Brent Youth Offending Service and even on the football pitch through our Sport & Thought Project. 

The Centre is seeking to appoint a Research Assistant Psychologist to fill the above post. You will be assisting the CEO & Clinical Director, the Research Team Manager and the Research Psychologist in the development of the Centre’s Clinical Audit and Psychotherapy Outcome Evaluation. You will also be assisting in the development of qualitative research. The post involves working with a multidisciplinary team who provide information, advice, assessment and treatment to young people in the area of Mental Health.

Relevant experience in young people’s services is essential, as well as sensitivity and an understanding of specific needs of young people. Experience of working in child and adolescent mental health services is an advantage.

If you are interested in the post, please contact Eleanor Cull for an application pack on 020 7328 0918 or For further information about the post, please contact Sarah Fielding, Research Team Manager at or Clare Brunst, Research Psychologist at

Due to the high volume of applications normally received for this post, unfortunately we will only be able to notify applicants who have been successful in being shortlisted.

Application closing date: Monday 31st July 2017

Interviews on: Thursday 10th August 2017