Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Isle of Man
Salary: £48,016 - £57,529 Per Annum
Job Published: November 01, 2019 10:23

Job Description

Isle of Man Government

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Clinical Psychologist


Band 8a - £48,016 - £57,529 Per Annum

About the Role

We are looking for a motivated Clinical Psychologist to join our enthusiastic and friendly Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). The purpose of this role is to provide a specialist clinical psychology service to children and adolescents who experience problems with their mental health and wellbeing.

You will get the chance to deal with your own caseload of complex psychological cases and will be required to deliver a service entailing high levels of mental and emotional intensity whilst maintaining your own clinical records, both electronically and paper. You will be required to evaluate and make decisions about treatment options, taking into account both theoretical and therapeutic models and highly complex factors concerning historical and developmental processes that have shaped the individual, family or group.

The service offers a variety of psychological therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and third-wave behaviour therapies to children and adolescents where appropriate and to provide training and supervision to other CAMHS professionals in their usage of psychological interventions.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • A Clinical Psychology qualification at Doctorate level and be registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC)
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent team work skills and a commitment to service development

In return we will offer a supportive environment, excellent training opportunities and encouragement of special interest areas of work and research.

A full valid driving licence and use of your own vehicle is required.


Interview expenses and a relocation package of up to £7,000 based on receipts is available for this role. For any further information on the relocation package please contact To find out more about the lifestyle, culture and living/working on the Isle of Man please visit

All About the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is a special place to live and work!

Those living on the Island, benefit from great lifestyle opportunities, open space, a safe environment, great education and a real sense of community. There are numerous events, clubs and societies in almost everything you can imagine. Isle of Man residents benefit from lower tax rates than a lot of countries in the EU and a simpler, more efficient system of calculation.

For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle, check out our All About the Isle of Man booklet attached to this advert. In addition, you can also visit

National Insurance Holiday Scheme

The Isle of Man is offering a National Insurance Holiday Scheme which allows newly employed, relocated or returning residents to apply for a refund on their National Insurance contributions for their first year of living or returning to the Isle of Man, with refunds capped at £4,000. To see how this scheme could benefit you visit

How to Apply

The closing date for this post is midnight on Tuesday 19 November 2019.

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from the Recruiting Manager, Susan Perry on Tel No: 01624 642875.

To apply online visit:

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