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Band 8A Senior Clinical Psychologist and Band 7 Clinical Psychologist in Chronic Pain

Job Title: Band 8A Senior Clinical Psychologist and Band 7 Clinical Psychologist in Chronic Pain
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Romford
Industry:
Salary: Competitive
Contact Name: Lucy Gladman
Contact Email: lucy.gladman@bhrhospitals.nhs.uk.
Job Published: November 25, 2016 17:07

Job Description

Exciting Opportunity for a Band 8A Senior Clinical Psychologist and Band 7 Clinical Psychologist in Chronic Pain

At BHRUT our first priority is the quality of care our patients receive. We are one of the largest University Hospitals, providing acute care for over 700,000 people across 2 main sites – Queen’s & King George Hospitals. We are a specialist Trauma centre and have close links to the HEMS services. We are also a major cancer centre and Neurosciences centre with high quality hyper acute stroke services.

The Trust seeks to appoint a Band 8A Senior Clinical Psychologist with and a Band 7 Clinical Psychologist an interest in Chronic Pain.  This is a substantive post and applicants will be expected to have suitable experience in pain management.

The appointee will work with the existing Pain Consultants at BHRUT to develop Chronic Pain Services into a comprehensive multi-disciplinary service consistent with the strategic objectives of the Trust and Division and commensurate with our position as a major neurosciences and cancer centre.   The successful candidate will participate in the Chronic Pain Multi-Disciplinary Meeting and support the newly appointed Clinical Nurse Specialists and Pain Physiotherapist. 

This is a post for an ambitious, motivated team player and will involve designing and implementing a pain management programme and building a modern Pain Service.  

In addition, our Trust is in an excellent location, close to Central London, the Olympic park, and well situated in the South East.  As well as all the advantages of being close to the city, you will discover that Essex has a beautiful countryside as well as excellent schools, transport links, amenities and residential areas. The Trust has on-site nursery facilities.

If you would like to apply to this role please go directly to our website www.bhrhospitals.nhs.uk.  There are two opportunities available.  Apply to job reference 162-1731-BS-A for Band 8A posts and 162-1732-BS-A for Band 7 posts.   For further information you can contact Lucy Gladman, telephone 01708435000 ext 6117, email lucy.gladman@bhrhospitals.nhs.uk.