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Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hammersmith
Industry:
Salary: Band 8B £62,259 - £69,176 DOE inclusive of London Weighting
Reference: WLDN
Contact Name: Carys Winship
Contact Email: carys@maggiescentres.org
Job Published: January 24, 2020 15:44

Job Description

We're currently seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated Clinical Psychologist to join the team in our West London centre.

As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the post-holder 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, and for piloting and evaluating such initiatives within their centre in collaboration with the Centre Head and in accordance with Maggie’s research and audit policy.

The post-holder will be responsible for the facilitation of support groups and will be responsible for enabling people with cancer to access all appropriate elements of Maggie’s programme of support.

The post-holder will be responsible for ongoing review of the literature in relation to psychosocial support in relation to Maggie’s programme.

They will be responsible for providing teaching input within the local community regarding Maggie’s model of psychosocial support and the theoretical and cultural underpinnings to the programme.

The post-holder will be responsible for recording data in relation to their own work in accordance with Maggie’s policies and procedures and for participation in ongoing programme and practice evaluation in relation to both their own work and that of programme activity within their centre. They will contribute to Maggie’s programme of annual audit, centre review and triennial review.

They will be responsible for facilitating weekly staff support and supervision meetings and will contribute to staff training as required.  In addition, this role has  supervisory and psychology leadership responsibilities.  

They will be educated to postgraduate doctoral-level training in psychology.

In addition to a rewarding career, Maggie’s offers a range of staff benefits including competitive holiday entitlement, workplace pension, option to apply to continue NHS pension, sick-pay scheme, and travel and cycle loans.

For more information on the role please refer to the full job description. If you would like to have an informal discussion please contact our Centre Head, Sinead Cope at Sinead.Cope@maggiescentres.org .

For a full job description and details of how to apply please click on the link below.  

 The closing date for applications is midnight on Monday 10 February 2020.