Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Band 8a - £40,833 - £49,000
Reference: Clin Psy - EDi
Contact Name: Rebecca Fox
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 05, 2018 17:05

Job Description

Maggie's are currently seeking a committed and enthusiastic Clinical Psychologist to join the team in our Edinburgh Centre. 

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.

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.

They will be responsible for providing teaching input with regard to Maggie’s model of psychosocial support and the theoretical and cultural underpinnings to the programme within the local community. As well as holding responsibility for facilitating weekly staff support and supervision meetings, and will contribute to staff training as required.

The successful candidate will have a postgraduate doctoral level training in psychology (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996). As well as experience of full clinical responsibility for psychological care and treatment. 

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. 

The closing date for this post is the 17th January.


We also have opportunities for psychologist in our Cheltenham and Nottingham Centres; please view our other adverts if this is something you may be interested in applying for.