Clinical Psychologist - Specialist School - Full/Part Time

Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England
£ 45000.0 - 51000.0 Per year
Full time, Part time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
27 Aug 2020
27 Sep 2020

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist - Specialist School - Full/Part Time


Salary: £45,000 - £51,000 (may be negotiable DOE)


* Full or Part Time Hours Considered *



Compass Associates are proudly working with a specialist provider of learning disabilities' residential and education services to recruit a Clinical Psychologist. This is a permanent role working either full or part time hours.


You would be based at a small specialist school for children aged 11-19 with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, challenging behaviours and complex needs. Your role would involve carrying out comprehensive assessments, formulating therapy plans and delivering 1:1 and group therapy sessions. The school uses a Positive Behaviour Support approach and has an onsite therapy team which includes Occupational Therapists, SALTs, PBS Practitioners and Clinical Psychologists. You would also have input into a nearby residential home for young adults (aged 19 - 25) who have autism, learning disabilities and complex needs.


This is an exciting role with career progression opportunities as my client has a new specialist school, in West Yorkshire, which is opening in 2021.


Commutable from: Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Scunthorpe,  Worksop, Chesterfield, Mansfield, Newark, Lincoln, Leeds, Barnsley, Dewsbury, Goole, Pontefract and surrounding towns.



35 days a/l + bank hols

Free parking on site

Clinical supervision

Comprehensive induction programme

Full or part time hours considered

Pension scheme

Career progression opportunities

Rewards scheme


The Candidate

The successful candidate must have:

HCPC registration

A Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology

A minimum of 2 years' experience working with people with intellectual disabilities and challenging behaviours - ideally children and young people but would consider applications from candidates with adult LD/ASD experience


Interview Process

Face to face or Zoom interview with a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Therapeutic Services.


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 a successful recommendation following the completion of probation/rebate.


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/HQ00031356

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