CAMHS Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: CAMHS Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Brighton
Salary: £38,000 - £50,000 + up to £3,000 Welcome Bonus or Relocation Allowance & Benefits
Contact Name: Matthew Bordonada
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2021 12:01

Job Description

As an experienced Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist (band 7-8), join the small and enthusiastic therapy team of 6 clinicians, CBT, DBT and integrative therapists and Psychologists on a full-time basis at Elysium Therapy Brighton (part of Elysium Healthcare) working 37.5 hours/week and an average of 23 clinical hours/week.

With sea-views and bright, comfortable and spacious consulting/therapy rooms, you’ll assess and provide advice for children with sensory difficulties and children with social communication disorders and attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD).

You will have a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or be about to qualify) and a passion for your work, excellent written and verbal communication skills, a positive and solution focussed approach and have experience of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Registration/accreditation with Governing bodies such as HCPC, UKCP is also a must (or if you are in training, preliminary accreditation).

It is essential that you are able to provide ADOS assessments or prepared to undertake ADOS assessment training. 

Reporting to the Lead of Therapy Department, you will receive a comprehensive introduction, have access to excellent IT equipment and will benefit from our commitment to looking after our staff and encourage and welcome an open, honest and constructive dialogue.

Your initiative and creativity to improve and develop the Outpatient service is always welcome. You will have opportunity to become involved with quality improvement initiatives to enhance the service user experience and supporting development of creative and effective collaborative working relationships with partner agencies.

Part-time work (no less than 19 hours/week) will be considered for the right person. Depending on the demand we are also happy to consider remote working.

What you will get:

  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave pro rata – plus your birthday off!
  • £38,000-£50,000 salary (37.5 hrs per week)
  • Welcome bonus or Relocation allowance up to £3,000
  • Flexible working hours and opportunity to do some work from home
  • Free meals
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
  • Clinical Supervision

For an informal chat or more information please contact Lead for the Therapy Department

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 80 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.