OTR Bristol | 22/06/2022

Therapist (North Somerset)

Application Deadline: 31/08/2022
Hours: 15 hours per week | 0.4fte
Salary: OTR Band B+ | Starting salary £24,738
Contract Type: Fixed term for 6 months

OTR are looking for experienced, engaging, qualified therapists of any discipline to work as part of an exciting, innovative team delivering 1:1 mental health support to young people across North Somerset.

Candidates will need a recognised counselling qualification at least to diploma level (or equivalent), and a minumum of one years’ experience of working therapeutically with young people. 

The successful candidate will be passionate and driven, with good youth engagement skills, and knowledge of the social and political context of mental health.

These roles will be essential in helping OTR create a more timely and accessible 1:1 service, and candidates must be willing and able to work remotely and face-to-face in locations across North Somerset.

Currently we have locations in Nailsea and Clevedon to deliver therapy from, however if the successful candidate had a preference of elsewhere in North Somerset, we would be interested to explore our options in other locations.

Please note: We are operating a rolling application process, meaning that we will shortlist and interview (remotely via Zoom) as and when candidates apply. We have multiple roles available and recruitment will be closed when all positions are filled, so we recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

To find out more about the role please download the job pack. If you’d like an informal chat, please email Caoimhe Green -

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and are committed to developing a team that reflects the diversity of the people we work with

Job Description: Therapist_North_Somerset_Job_Pack.pdf