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Senior Art Psychotherapist

  • Part time
  • £32,347 pro-rata
  • Midlothian
  • Closing 22nd November 2021

  • Advertised from 4th November 2021
  • Health in Mind Pt 36, fixed. 18 hours per week. Contract: Permanent – Funding secure until March 2025.


We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our Midlothian Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Team. This post is funded by Midlothian Health and Social Care Partnership.

Health in Mind’s Midlothian team are looking to recruit a Senior Art Psychotherapist. We require an experienced Art Psychotherapist with relevant professional qualifications and experience of working with adults with mental health difficulties, the ability to work independently and as part of the wider staff team. The post holder will contribute to the provision of community mental health and wellbeing services, delivering art therapy to address a wide range of issues affecting people. Where appropriate you will work to link people to other services and specialist support.

The successful applicant will maintain positive and effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders, key partners, and relevant professionals. All staff are working in a blended way with access to an office base for essential work, risk assessed community work, and homeworking. Travel is required across Midlothian. Flexibility in working hours will also be expected to meet the needs of people we support.

Application notes

An application pack is available on our website:

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR Administrator on 0131 225 8508 or email

For further information please contact Kevin Kent, Midlothian Services Manager on 07484852661 or email

Closing date: 22 November 2021 (9am)

Interview date: Candidates should be available for interview on 7 December 2021

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