Principal Educational Psychologist

West Midlands
60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000/annum
27 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Up to GBP65,000
Local Authority
West Midlands

Lord are currently working with a highly-regarded local authority, located in the West Midlands.

We are leading the recruitment drive for a Principal Educational Psychologist.

The successful candidate will lead a highly-professional Educational Psychology Service which is renowned for providing high-quality, child-centred, evidence-based practice.

The Role

You will join our client at a time when opportunities exist to make a real difference through the establishment of new working practices, pathways and interventions.

In conjunction with the fulfilment of statutory service duties and specialist responsibilities you will lead a team that seeks to create and deliver responsive and innovative commissioned services to schools and other settings.

Scope exists to offer a rich and diverse portfolio of activities, comprising early intervention strategies, consultative approaches, psychometric investigation, therapeutic techniques and the delivery of high quality training to support children, young people and families.


Whether a Senior Educational Psychologist seeking a step-up, or an experienced Principal Educational Psychologist looking for an interesting lateral move, you will have extensive experience of working within an Educational Psychology Service, with in-depth knowledge of SEND statutory processes.

You are seeking an opportunity to show what you are capable of and will possess the personal impact, gravitas and outstanding communication skills to influence and motivate key stakeholders at all levels.

How to Apply

If you are looking for a high profile, challenging opportunity that will fully utilise your considerable skills and experience then please apply by attaching your full CV in Word format, quoting your current remuneration details together with reference number 370772. For a confidential conversation about this role please call us on (Apply online only).

Our client is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We reserve the right to close applications early in the event of a large response