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Clinical Psychologist - Neurological Rehabilitation

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist - Neurological Rehabilitation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bagshot
Industry:
Salary: £35,000 - £36,000
Reference: ARL
Contact Name: Marydelia Mitchell
Contact Email: marydelia.mitchell@ascotrehab.com
Job Published: June 09, 2017 16:39

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Psychologist specialising in Neuropsychology to join our team at our private neurorehabilitation hospital in Surrey. Established in 2012 and recently winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise, Ascot Rehab is a specialist rehab unit providing bespoke interdisciplinary rehabilitation for 15 inpatient beds and a successful outpatient service.

We are looking for a Clinical Psychologist dedicated to working in neurorehabilitation to join our neuropsychology team and offering the opportunity to work alongside a team of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists and Rehabilitation Assistants. 

THE ROLE

  • You will provide a highly specialised clinical neuropsychological service to adults with neurological, neurosurgical or related psychological conditions and to their families and carers, under the supervision of more senior neuropsychology colleagues.
  • You will assess, formulate, plan, implement and review appropriate rehabilitation programmes.
  • You will advise the wider team and family/carers on strategies to manage behaviour.
  • You will be involved in training members of the team about various psychological principles.
  • You will manage our outcomes database
  • You will be involved in, and where appropriate take a lead in, research being undertaken at Ascot Rehab.  

EXPERIENCE

  • Registration with the HCPC (essential)
  • Doctorate in clinical psychology and demonstrated interest/experience in Neuropsychology (essential) 
  • Experience of working as a member of a multidisciplinary team (essential)
  • Knowledge/experience of neuropsychological assessment (essential)
  • Good formulation skills in a neuropsychology setting (essential)
  • Training in neuropsychology in addition to doctoral training (desirable) 
  • Experience of research in a neuropsychological field (desirable)
  • Experience of working in a neurorehabilitation setting (desirable)

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

  • We offer the opportunity to work in a structured environment that offers extensive support and encourages professional development and peer review.

For more information about Ascot Rehab please visit our website http://www.ascotrehab.com/

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail please contact Sal Connolly on 01276 450 820

To apply please send a copy of your CV along with a short cover letter to Marydelia Mitchell, HR Associate marydelia.mitchell@ascotrehab.com

The closing date for all applications is Friday 7th July 2017.