Clinical or Forensic Psychologist - Female PD/Male MH

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
£ 40,000 - 45,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
7 Nov 2019
7 Dec 2019

Job Description

Clinical or Forensic Psychologist - Female PD/Male MH


Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum


* Trauma Experience Essential *



Compass Associates are proud to be working with a leading provider of private mental health care to headhunt for a Clinical or Forensic Psychologist with trauma experience.


This is a full-time role which is divided between two services:

3 days at a low secure hospital in Newark for females who are detained under the Mental Health Act and have personality disorders, mental health illnesses and backgrounds of trauma

2 days at a locked rehab service in Mansfield for males with complex mental health conditions


Both services utilise a compassion based approach, positive behavioural support model and have trauma specific treatment pathways.


Your role will involve carrying out assessments, formulating therapy plans and delivering specialist interventions to males and females with complex mental health conditions, personality disorders and backgrounds of trauma. The MDTs on site include Consultant Psychiatrists, Senior Psychologists, Assistant Psychologists, Art Therapists, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists.



25 days annual leave + bank holidays

Paid leave for your birthday

Ability to buy or sell up to 5 days annual leave

Clinical supervision provided

Monthly regional psychology meetings

Free parking on site

Free meals on duty

Further training/CPD opportunities

Company pension

Car salary sacrifice scheme

Staff wellbeing programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Annual performance/pay reviews


Essential criteria:

The successful candidate must have:

A Doctorate level degree in Clinical or Forensic Psychology

HCPC registration

Further training/qualifications in trauma focussed CBT or EMDR (desirable)

Trauma experience essential


Commutable from: Sheffield, Newark, Mansfield, Rotherham, Worksop, Chesterfield, Matlock, Derby, Kirkby in Ashfield, Ollerton, Lincoln, Nottingham, Retford and surrounding towns.


Interview Process

Informal phone call with the Clinical Director followed by a face to face interview on site.


Contact details

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please contact Lynette Robb directly on Apply. Alternatively email an updated CV to Apply   



Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.        


Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.   

Ref: LR/HQ00028126

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