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Assistant Psychologist

Job Title: Assistant Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: £29,424 - £31,140
Reference: HC01475
Job Published: June 05, 2017 08:53

Job Description

Assistant Psychologist

SO1 - £29,424 - £31,140

Permanent

Ref: HC01475

Hackney Children and Families Clinical Service is highly regarded and at the forefront of integrated delivery, providing therapeutic interventions to children, young people and their families and providing consultation and clinical expertise to colleagues and professionals.

As Assistant Psychologist within the service, you will be part of a team that provides high quality assessments and multi-modal interventions to children who are in need, at risk and Looked After and who have a range of complex needs in relation to their emotional health and wellbeing. You will be supervised by a Clinical Psychologist in line with BPS requirements.

Your role will primarily involve the collection, analysis and dissemination of clinical output and outcomes data. There are also opportunities to become involved in psychological assessments and to undertake direct work with children and families, group work, training, and service development. The post will provide suitable experience for those intending to apply to undertake clinical psychology training.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and IT literate individual, with an eye for detail and excellent communication and presentation skills, as engaging with a range of stakeholders is a key aspect of the role. You will need a First Class or Upper Second Class degree in Psychology (or equivalent), Graduate Basis for Registration with the BPS (or equivalent) and relevant experience.

Dynamic, innovative, committed and passionate, you’ll bring a comprehensive knowledge and skill-base to the challenge of working with vulnerable children and families.

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please visit our website www.hackney.gov.uk/jobs-careers to apply.

Please submit a supporting statement with your application.

Closing date for applications: 14th June 2017.

Interview date: To be advised.

We are passionate about equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent.