Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: Band 8a £40,833 - £49,000 (Band 7 £32,013 - £42,205)
Reference: CLIN PSY - NEW
Contact Name: Carys Winship
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2017 13:01

Job Description

Maggie's is seeking a enthusiastic and highly motivated Clinical Psychologist to join the team at Maggie's Newcastle. 

The post holder, as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, will be responsible for the provision of a high quality and specialist programme of psychological and emotional support. They will be responsible for contributing to the provision of Maggie’s programme of psycho-educational support and in collaboration with the Centre Head for developing aspects of Maggie’s programme and the manner of its delivery in accordance with Maggie’s policies and procedures, and for piloting and evaluating such initiatives within their Centre in collaboration with the Centre Head and in accordance with Maggie’s Research and Audit policy.

The post holder will be responsible for the facilitation of support groups, networking groups, workshops, courses and lectures and will have responsibility for enabling people affected by cancer to access all appropriate elements of Maggie’s programme of support.

The post holder will be responsible for ongoing review of the literature in relation to psychosocial support in relation to Maggie’s programme.

The post holder will have a postgraduate doctoral level training in psychology (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996). 

The post may also be considered at a band 7 for a recently qualified candidate. 

In addition to a rewarding career, Maggie’s offers a range of staff benefits including competitive holiday entitlement, childcare vouchers, workplace pension, option to apply to continue NHS pension, sick pay scheme and travel and cycle loans.                                              

To view a full job description and for further details on how to apply please click on the link to visit the Maggie's website. 

Closing date for this role is Thursday 19th October.