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Assistant Psychologist

Job Title: Assistant Psychologist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
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Salary: £16,000
Reference: ASSPSY
Contact Name: Care Opportunities
Contact Email: nicky.clarke@careopportunities.co.uk
Job Published: July 12, 2019 16:38

Job Description

Applications are invited for the position of Assistant Psychologist to work with service users with learning disabilities who present with challenging behaviour and who have a secondary diagnosis of mental illness or have a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorder.  This is a 13 month fixed term contract in Basingstoke and/or Camberley areas.

The successful candidate will join and be part of a well-established friendly and supportive multi-disciplinary team. The post holder will be required to routinely collect and present behavioural data, carry out observations, produce reports, conduct staff training, carry out therapy, attend clinical meetings and provide support to the Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Behavioural Specialist.

Regular supervision will be provided. This role will be of particular relevance to psychology graduates with an interest in future clinical psychology training.

Candidate must be a driver.

To apply for this position please submit your CV and a personal statement to Nicky Clarke at nicky.clarke@careopportunities.co.uk explaining why you feel you are a suitable candidate for the role. If you are shortlisted, an Application Form will be forwarded to you which will need to be completed and returned prior to your interview.