Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £47,092 - £58,217
Reference: A0218-CP
Contact Name: Scott Lord
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2018 16:14

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist

Lancashire Autism Services Ltd, Preston, Lancashire   

Equivalent NHS 8b salary £47,092 - £58,217 full time

Hours: Full/Part time

The position is based in Preston, Lancashire.

A unique opportunity has arisen within our specialist autism service in Lancashire for a Clinical Psychologist.  You must be registered with the HCPC.  Experience with autism and/or other neurodevelopment conditions is highly desirable.

We provide a service for the NHS for diagnostic and therapeutic support to adults with autism throughout Lancashire as well as providing private diagnostic services to adults and children across the UK.

In addition, we provide legal reports, as instructed by solicitors, for individuals with autism who have come into contact with the criminal justice system. 

Primary responsibilities will be to use NICE recommended guidelines to assess and diagnose autism spectrum disorders and provide follow up support for such adults.  There may be opportunities to provide supervision to others in the team.

You will work in a small team, with regular supervision, and there are opportunities for continuing professional development within the field.

We support CPD, autism-related research and strengths based work.  We support applicants with disabilities and neurodiversity.  We have competitive pay and pension schemes.

If you feel suited to this role, please apply by 16th March 2018. Interviews are expected to commence week beginning 26th March 2018.