Addictions Therapist

We are seeking an Addictions Therapist to join our therapy team at Smarmore Castle Clinic. Smarmore Castle Private Clinic is a 22 bed private residential addiction facility, with a focus on excellence. Set in 15 acres of private land lying amid the rolling hills of County Louth, Smarmore Castle is only a 30 minute drive from Dublin.

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 Smarmore Castle Climic. 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.

Closing date for applications: N/A, 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.

To apply for this vacancy, please download, fill in and return the application form.