Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Up to £45,000 (Full Time) / up to £41,000 pro rata
Job Published: August 09, 2019 13:32

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist

Reference: PRI27401

Location: Ty Catrin, Dyfrig Road, Cardiff, CF5 5AD

Priory Group Division: Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary: up to £45,000 (Full Time) / up to £41,000 pro rata

Hours: 37.5 (Full Time) or 22.5 (Part Time)

Ty Catrin is a low secure mental illness and personality disorder service for males and females who require a medium-term placement and recovery-orientated specialist treatment in order to progress on their care pathway towards rehabilitation care.

The facility is split into six wards, along with semi-independent flats on-site. The ward breakdown is as follows:.

We are currently recruiting for a part time and full time clinical psychologists for our Low Secure Unit. The unit is run by multi-disciplinary teams where the psychologist works alongside colleagues from Psychiatry, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Social Work to provide high quality care. We are looking for a psychologist who can lead in assessments and formulation to help determine the treatment needs of individual service users. We are looking for applicants with a creative and compassionate approach, with an enthusiasm for improving the quality of life of our service users.

Forensic experience and Qualifications are desirable but not essential.  

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About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.