Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aberdeen
Salary: £40,833 - £49,000 per annum
Job Published: October 18, 2017 11:58

Job Description

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), Psychology Service,

Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, North East Scotland

Clinical Psychologist

Band 8a £40,833 - £49,000 per annum, Full Time 37.5 hours per week (Temporary for 3 years)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative individual who wishes to develop their skills and experience of working with children, young people and their families across CAMHS in Grampian.

The CAMHS departments are currently undergoing a service redesign to develop a 0 - 18 year service. This post would enable the individual to have a unique opportunity to work across the age range and develop links with the new Aberdeen City and Shire CAMHS Teams.

There are excellent opportunities for a wide range of clinical experience in various therapeutic modalities, and to be part of a service undergoing new developments. Experience of working collaboratively with other professional groups and previous experience of working with children and adolescents will be an advantage.

Aberdeen is a vibrant port and the oil capital of the UK. Appointment to this post offers the chance to enjoy the best of city life yet be within easy reach of beautiful and accessible countryside supporting a range of outdoor activities. With excellent schools and a safe environment, this is an ideal location for families who wish to settle in our thriving rural or urban communities.

For further information contact Dr Lynne Taylor, Lead Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Young People’s Department, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen on 01224 557268.

To apply please visit: and search for Ref No: PR17990. Closing date: 8th November 2017.