Clinical Psychologist - Older Adults

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist - Older Adults
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Jersey
Salary: £60,587 - £66,590 per year
Job Published: March 25, 2020 17:07

Job Description

Clinical Psychologist - Older Adults

£60,587 - £66,590 per year

Permanent, Full time 

Ref: SOJ09150


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and innovative Clinical Psychologist to work within Older Adult Mental Health Services in Jersey. 


The successful candidate will provide specialist Clinical Psychology input across the Older Adult Community Mental Health Team, the Older Adult Primary Care Mental Health Team and Older Adult inpatient wards. This provides an opportunity for a varied role, which includes consultation, support and joint working, as well as individual clinical work with service-users. The clinical work involves the provision of specialist assessment, formulation and psychological intervention, for older adults with complex and/or severe and enduring mental health difficulties and their carers, as well as those living with dementia. 


We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated candidate, with experience, and a keen interest in working with older adults and working with multidisciplinary teams, to ensure a holistic package of treatment and care for this client group. If you are looking for a new challenge, enjoy variety in your work and wish to be part of a service striving to make a difference for our community by supporting older adults with mental health difficulties and dementia, then we want to hear from you. 


For further details/informal discussion, please contact Dr Emily Tonkin-Gage (Acting Consultant Clinical Psychologist) – 01534 444879/ 07797 712395.


In making an application for this role, you should note that the Government of Jersey is in the process of restructuring to modernise how we deliver public services. As we work to ensure we have the right structure for the future, we will also be reviewing our (HR) people policies and total reward structures (pay and other terms and conditions) to provide parity across all pay groups.


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Closing date: 21 April 2020.