Role: Clinical Psychologist
Salary: Equivalent of £60k FTE this role is part time, term time only with a take home salary of £27,000
Contract: Permanent. 22.5 hours per week, term time only 39 weeks.
Are you a qualified Clinical Psychologist experienced or interested in working with children in an education setting with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
If so, we have the role for you!
This is an exciting, new opportunity for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to join our large Clinical team at Hillingdon Manor School based in Uxbridge, as well as an opportunity to be a part of creating a nationally important resource within the wider Outcomes First Group (OFG), having the substantial backing of a leading provider of education and care for children, young people, and adults with complex needs.
About the Role
Hillingdon Manor School is one of the largest schools in the UK (currently 185 pupils) for children and young people with a diagnosis of ASD across the age of 3-5-19 years. You will be working with our experienced, specialist, in-house clinical team which comprises of a Clinical and Well-being Lead, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Creative Psychotherapy/Counsellors, Occupational Therapists, and Speech and Language Therapists. You will be using a broad range of evidence-based therapeutic assessment and intervention approaches in line with good autism practice to support the pupils’ access to learning and well-being life skills. You will also be working collaboratively with, and offering support and training to a large teaching team and to parents, and liaising with outside agencies. You will be supporting the wider thinking of this growing school as well as contributing to the OFG organisation as a whole, creating an important resource which may include specialist input, research and training.
We’re looking for a committed and enthusiastic Clinical Psychologist. Someone with a holistic and integrated approach to care, education and clinical services would be perfect for this role.
Active HCPC registration and experienced in working with young people with ASD and complex needs is a requirement for this role. Being a car driver is helpful due to the school being located across 3 sites but not essential.
Why join us?
Outcomes First Group are innovators in education and care and the leading children's service provider in the UK. A Gold standard employer we have been recognised as Great Place to Work certified for the second year running.
This role forms part of our national wellbeing strategy which is a well-resourced provision implemented to ensure all young people will be nurtured, their physical and mental health will be prioritised, and they will be given opportunities leading to outcomes that align with their strengths and abilities. Join us and you will have a real opportunity to implement change leading to the best possible outcomes working as part of a team of skilled and expert clinicians.
We offer continuous professional training and development for a clear career path, professional supervision, and a network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection & practice development. Our benefits package includes shopping discounts and cashback for hundreds of retailers, access to content on mindfulness, fitness, recipes and much more. We also offer a Cycle to Work scheme, BUPA Employee Assistance Programme and Salary Finance (e.g. advances on your earned pay).
The Outcomes First Group are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS. We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best outcome possible for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.