Clinical Team, Creswell
Permanent Part-time 0.6 wte*
AFC Band 8 Equivalent salary (We would consider applicants within Band 7 depending on experience)
As one of the biggest charitable organisations in the East Midlands, Autism East Midlands offer a wide range of services supporting people affected by Autism, including family services, a specialist school (4-19yrs), a range of 14 day and residential services for our adult service users across Nottinghamshire.
We are currently seeking to employ a Clinical Psychologist with experience to work as part of the Therapeutic and Psychology Service within our Adult Services Clinical Team based at Creswell, near Worksop. The team currently includes Speech Therapy, Practitioner Psychology, Assistant Psychologists and a Therapy Assistant. The team is an established, supportive, friendly and highly valued service within the organisation. Professional and Clinical supervision is integral to our approach. We are looking for an experienced, creative and skilled psychologist, with relavent experience working with people with Autism and learning disabilities. Roles and responsibilities include supporting the well established multidisciplinary team meetings with services, promoting the emotional well-being for people who access our services both at a service and individual level, working collaboratively to provide effective interventions, consultation and support for the people who use services, their families/carers and staff as well as providing supervision for the assistant psychologists’ work.
As well as formal supervision and CPD there are opportunities to work with colleagues across the wider Therapeutic and Psychology Team, including supporting strategic development across the organisation.
The Elizabeth Newson Centre sits within Sutherland House School and now offers assessments for young adults - there will be opportunities for working collaboratively with the staff in the Centre and the option to contribute to the diagnostic and assessment processs as an addition to the role as and when required.
AUTISM EAST MIDLANDS place great and well respected values on person centred approaches and aim to make a positive difference to the lives of all the individuals we support. Our integrated service provides excellent opportunities for professional growth, supervision/peer support, training and protected CPD. *Flexible/term time/annualised hours working options. Company pension.
For further information or to arrange a visit contact Pat Smith, Psychology and Clinical Team Lead, at Sutherland House School: 0115 960 9263 or AUTISM EAST MIDLANDS Head Office: 01909 506678
Please log on to www.autismeastmidlands.org.uk for more detailed information about the posts and to download an application form
Therapist Job Ref: ASPSYCH
Closing date: 19th April 2018 at noon
Interviews scheduled for the 1st May 2018
Autism East Midlands is an Equal Opportunities Employer
"Promoting Quality of Life for People with Autism"
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