Addiction Therapist

We are seeking psychotherapists to join our therapy team at Castle Craig drug and alcohol rehab clinic.

Castle Craig is a centre of excellence for the treatment of addictive disease located in the Scottish Borders close to Edinburgh. Castle Craig is a medically managed treatment centre employing a team of 28 addiction therapy staff including psychotherapists, psychologists and occupational therapists. Members of our therapy team also specialise in areas such as trauma, eating disorders and family therapy.

Castle Craig is always looking to recruit suitably qualified and experienced staff to add to its current treatment team:

Addiction Therapists

Grade 5: Senior Therapist

Grade 4: Specialist Therapist

Grade 3: Therapist

Grade 2: Junior Therapist

(Final salary will be dependent on grade, training and experience. Contact us for more information about our therapist grading structure)

We are seeking enthusiastic Addiction Therapists to join our therapy team at Castle Craig. A degree or diploma in counselling or psychology is required, as is training or experience of 12 step facilitation or CBT.

Duties and responsibilities will depend on the grade of the therapist. These will normally include individual, group and family therapy for patients with alcohol and drug dependence. Successful candidates will also be expected to act as case managers for up to 6 patients – working to co-ordinate all aspects of care for each patient, including developing individualised treatment plans and follow-up with referral sources.

Further training opportunities are provided. Temporary accommodation is available if required due to relocating.

Informal enquiries and visits are welcomed.

Application forms are available on the link below. Application forms and full CV should be sent to:

Janey Lawson,
HR Manager,
Castle Craig Hospital,
West Linton,
Peeblesshire EH46 7DH.