Clinical Psychologist – Options Adult Autism Services (North)

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist – Options Adult Autism Services (North)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lincolnshire
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 p.a
Job Published: November 15, 2017 12:30

Job Description

Options Adult Autism North provide a specialist residential Service for young people & adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions, learning difficulties and complex needs. We provide community based accommodation and personalised support in Roxby, Barton Up-on Humber, Dragonby and Broughton, near Scunthorpe.

This position provides a specialist Psychology service and works collaboratively with all Options services promoting the well-being and best interests of the specific client group and the effectiveness of the service in achieving its aims and objectives.  The role undertakes all aspects of Clinical Psychology duties, working within the ethical framework provided by the rules of professional conduct.
Criteria/Key Skills Required:
  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or its equivalent) as accredited by the BPS
  • Relevant experience of working as a clinical psychologist
  • Experience and skills in clinical psychologist assessment and therapeutic work
  • Experience of working with the specific client group with recognised mental health disorders
  • Developed knowledge of lifespan developmental psychology, models of psychopathology, clinical psychometrics and neuropsychology and one or more distinct psychological therapies.
Outcomes First Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of everyone in our care. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references will be sought prior to your employment start date.
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