Clinical or Forensic Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical or Forensic Psychologist
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Northampton
Salary: Band 8a
Contact Name: Anne McLean - 01604 614348
Job Published: May 22, 2017 11:50

Job Description

Clinical or Forensic Psychologist – CAMHS Pathway

Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week

We are currently looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated HCPC Registered Clinical or Forensic Psychologists interested in working with young people in our new purpose built CAMHS unit, Fitzroy House, in Northampton. Vacancies exist in on both our male and female units.

This role is open to qualified, newly qualified or nearly qualified psychologists.

Working at St Andrew’s Healthcare

We’re the UK’s largest independent provider of NHS services, a unique mental health charity aspiring to deliver truly world-class care. You’ll be joining an expert multi-disciplinary team that’s transforming lives through six innovative recovery pathways. Our ground-breaking treatment and rehabilitation are enhanced by strong research and academic links – with surpluses re-invested in our outstanding facilities and the development of our people. There’s no other setting like this to advance as a professional and achieve what you want from your career.

St Andrew’s adolescent service offers a range of highly specialised care to young people with mental health needs, learning disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders and forensic needs across open, low and medium secure services.

Your role with us

Within the CAMHS service, psychology is highly valued and your role will be to support and promote team development as well as offering individual and group therapy to clients. You will be integral in developing and supporting a psychologically informed environment through offering supervision, reflective practice, formulation meetings and staff training.

The successful candidate will join a large and well established Psychology team consisting of Clinical and Forensic psychologists supported by assistant psychologists and Clinical and Forensic trainee psychologists.


We offer an excellent benefits package including pension, sickness policy on par with NHS, 38 days holiday, life cover, car lease scheme, free parking, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers & access to vocational qualifications.


We would love you to apply or for further information please contact:

Anne McLean, Lead Psychologist for the CAMHS Pathway on 01604 614348

Closing Date:  4th June 2017