CMHT Clinical Psychologist

Bolton, Greater Manchester, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
25 Mar 2020
23 Apr 2020

Job Description

We currently have a vacancy for 1.0 wte, 8A Clinical Psychologist, to work into one of the Community Mental Health Teams in Bolton.
We are looking for someone who is committed to multi- disciplinary team working, and to developing innovative practice in pursuit of increasing access to psychological therapies for service users and advancing trauma informed care.
The successful post holders will join a team of Clinical Psychologists dedicated to high quality service provision, drawing on a range of theoretical models and perspectives.
The successful post holder will need to have a strong professional identity, experience and expertise in the provision of therapy for people with complex mental health difficulties and /or moderate to severe risk profiles.
The successful post holder will need a high level understanding of the distinct contribution and added value that psychological approaches can make in a community mental health team and the personal and professional skills to work in a multi-disciplinary setting with the opportunities and challenges such a setting presents. The successful post holder will need to be committed to delivering evidence based interventions within agreed clinical care pathways whilst functioning as an applied psychologist drawing on a range of psychological models and principles to meet the needs of people with complex clinical and psychosocial needs.

**Please note, this vacancy may be closed at any time if sufficient applications have been received**
Important Information about working for GMMH:

All positions within the Trust are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, for further information on the checks required please visit the NHS Employers website.
NHS Jobs/TRAC -(Recruitment Systems) - If your application form has been submitted on NHS jobs, we will need to transfer your personal data information (application form) from NHS Jobs to upload into TRAC systems.
GMMH have made the Apprenticeship Promise and as part of that promise will consider all Band 1 to 4 vacancies as Apprenticeship Opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to apply for posts at Greater Manchester Mental Health who have direct experience of mental health, learning disability or drug and alcohol services either as a service user or a carer.
**If you do not hold a current competency based qualification and or the Care Certificate, you will be expected to complete an appropriate Apprenticeship in Healthcare with GMMH.**
The Trust is also committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Ref: 2322596

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