Middleton St George, Darlington, Durham, England
We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Clinical or Forensic Psychologist to join our clients established department. The successful candidate will contribute to all aspects of psychological services.
This is a part-time (22.5 hrs), permanent role with a salary of up to £45,000 per annum pro rata (depending upon experience and qualifications).
Under the line management of the Head of Psychology, you will identify and deliver evidence based assessments, formulations and treatment, contributing to the effective risk management and recovery of the patients in our care. The successful candidate will be expected to take an active role in promoting and developing psychological services.
The individual will be a positive culture carrier, working effectively and supportively within teams, inspiring and promoting effective change. This post will suit someone who enjoys direct clinical contact, working alongside patients detained under the Mental Health Act, who present with a range of complex needs, including mental illness, personality disorders, cognitive deficits, self-harming behaviours and offending histories.
You will possess excellent clinical and communication skills and a track record of successful working with colleagues from other professions within a psychiatric setting.
THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
Successful candidates will be eligible or hold Chartered Status with the BPS and Registered as a Practitioner Psychologist with HCPC.
You will have qualification experience working in secure or locked rehabilitation settings. Additionally, the successful candidate will possess highly developed knowledge of the theory and practice of specialist, evidence based psychological therapy relevant to the specific patient group.
• A competitive salary
• Disclosure check cost coverage
• Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
• 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)
• Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra day’s annual leave
• Free on-site parking
• Complimentary Access to our on-site gymnasium
• Online benefits and cashback rewards
• Cycle to work scheme
• SMART Childcare Vouchers
• SMART Pension option
• Local rewards and recognition programme open to all colleagues
• Excellent staff break facilities in our bespoke new staff lounge
- £ 42000 - 45000 Per year
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Posted 6 Jan 2017
Closes 28 Feb 2017
Ref: VAC 10230
This job was posted to: Psychology, Psychotherapy