Current vacancies:

Therapeutic Social Worker / Therapist / Clinical Psychologist - London 


Our service in North London delivers a dedicated Dyadic Developmental Practice (DDP) informed service that embraces social work.  Our team provides a range of interventions including DDP based family work; DDP consultation service for parents and professionals; DDP Therapeutic Life Story Work; Nurturing Attachments Group and Foundation for Attachments Group Programmes.

We are looking for a creative Therapist, Social Worker or Clinical Psychologist who wants to work as part of a team, and has an interest in innovation and the development of effective services. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Work therapeutically with families
  • Be supported in their DDP certification by Dr Kim Golding
  • Receive both management and clinical supervision
  • Have access to the wide range of training provided by Adoptionplus
  • Work in a team where Playfulness, Acceptance, Curiosity and Empathy are at the heart of practice
  • Contribute to national research

We are looking for a qualified Social Worker, Therapist or Clinical Psychologist with proven experience of working with adopted and/or looked after children and their families and DDP training or certification.  Full and part-time applicants will be considered. 

CLOSING DATE:  Sunday 24 November

1st interviews:   Tuesday 3 December

For further details about the post please contact Rachel Staff, Team Manager, on 0208 090 9081. If you are interested in applying please contact Sophy Osman or call 01908 218251 to request an application pack.


Equal Opportunities and DBS Checks

Adoptionplus is committed to equal opportunities and diversity, and we welcome enquiries from all sections of the community. 

Adoptionplus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects everyone working with us to share this commitment.

We require all successful applicants to undertake a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) with Barred Lists check and all offers are subject to satisfactory checks and references.


Other opportunities

We are always interested to hear from therapists and people who would like to find out more about working for Adoptionplus, and you are welcome to contact us for an informal chat. Please feel free to call us on 01908 218251 or contact our HR Manager Sophy Osman on if you would like to be kept informed of any other opportunities in the future.