Practitioner Psychologist - Secure Services (Band 8)
Norwich, Norfolk, England
We have exciting, professionally rewarding, well remunerated and career developing opportunities (full or part time) available for HCPC registered practitioner psychologists in the East of England, based at a range of site locations across Norfolk and Suffolk. These posts offer the opportunity to join the provider of one the most supported, well organised, secure mental health and personality disorder service pathways for adults with forensic histories, in the UK.
The roles, offer flexibility for gaining experience across the secure services directorate of Norfolk and Suffolk, including within Medium & Low Secure Male And Female Inpatient Services, Community Forensic Services, Criminal Justice Liaison And Diversion Services, and prison based Personality Disorder Pathway services work. One role is offered with Clinical Lead status.
The service undertakes a very strong commitment to professional development and training, and offers a flexible and supportive approach to progressive career path progression; professional development and academic advancement activities. Ideal candidates are those with personal career aspirations, and a willingness to embrace the opportunities of working across a range of service settings and specialist care pathways, in order to broaden and enhance their assessment and therapeutic skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an employer that really values both their staff and the patient service they provide.
Applications from HCPC registered Clinical or Forensic Psychologists are welcomed, as are applications from HCPC registered Counselling Psychologists with relevant experience gained within secure / forensic mental health settings. Ideal candidates will be trained in one or more specialist forensic assessment tools (eg HCR 20, PCL-R), in addition to a broad range of clinical psychometrics. Competitive salary and benefits are offered at NHS Band 8A / B equivalent level, negotiable dependent upon experience level of relevance.
For more information, full job description or to arrange site visits, please contact Dr. Juliet Whitaker, Medical Director on Apply
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 1 Aug 2016
Closes 1 Feb 2017
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