Clinical Psychologist - Adult Learning Disabilities

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
£ 49,000 - 55,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
14 Jan 2020
14 Feb 2020

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist - Adult Learning Disabilities


£49,000 - £55,000 DOE


* ASD/LD Experience Essential *



Compass Associates are excited to be working with a large provider of specialist services to headhunt for a Clinical Psychologist in Staffordshire.


You'd be based at their 36 bedded service in Stoke on Trent for adults with severe learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions and challenging behaviours. There are three short-stay admission wards for adults who require thorough assessment and stabilisation of their mental health, as well as, three pre-discharge wards which provide allow service users to have more independence prior to their transition back into the community. You would share a caseload with the Consultant Psychologist and supervise three Assistant Psychologists



CPD Opportunities

Retail discounts

Contributory pension scheme

Sick pay scheme

Maternity leave package

2 weeks' paid paternity leave

Employee assistance programme

Comprehensive induction programme

Death in service


Essential criteria:

The successful candidate must have:

A Doctorate level degree in Clinical Psychology

HCPC registration

Significant experience with learning disabilities and autism


Commutable from: Stoke-on-Trent, Crewe, Chester, Wrexham, Shrewsbury, Telford, Stafford, Cannock, Burton-upon-Trent, Peak District, Ashbourne, Macclesfield and nearby towns.


Interview Process

Interview on site with the Consultant Psychologist and Hospital Director.


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.   


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