Clinical Psychologist - Part time

Job Title: Clinical Psychologist - Part time
Contract Type: Part-time
Location: Wirral
Salary: Up to £51,000 pro-rata
Job Published: February 01, 2021 16:34

Job Description

Polaris Children’s Services

Clinical Psychologist – Part-Time (17.5 hours per week – flexible work pattern)

Salary: Up to £51,000 pro-rata

Benefits: 30 days' Annual Leave (rising to 35 days' with length of service) + Bank Holidays, Pension Scheme, Life Assurance & Employee Discount Scheme (all benefits to be pro-rata'd)

Base Location: Wirral

Covering Region: North West

About Us

We deliver needs-led, innovative services that build brighter futures for as many children and young people as possible.

We have been awarded an exciting contract to provide direct therapeutic input as part of a small therapeutic team, strengthening family relationships. The service aims to build strong emotional health and wellbeing and develop resilience in individual and families. Providing support to effectively address challenges. We believe we can bring about positive change, helping children to stay safe and helping families to become safer and stronger.

About You

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to join a dynamic team who are committed to achieving positive outcomes for children’s and families.

As a qualified Clinical Psychologist, you will undertake specialised psychological assessments, treatments and other types of clinical intervention with young people and their families in their own home and other community based venues as part of a Children and Families Intensive Outreach Support team based in Wirral.

This role requires an extremely creative and flexible individual who will employ an integrated and united approach to work collaboratively with the Intensive Outreach Service, responding to crisis, where time will be utilised effectively delivering work within the community to children and families.  You must be registered and accredited with a recognised therapy body with a current practising certificate.

Polaris Children’s Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds. We have also been awarded Disability Confident Employer status by the Jobcentre plus.

The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check at Enhanced level if successful for the position. The cost of the check will be met by Polaris Children’s Services.

For an informal discussion please contact Myke Richardson-Hughes, Therapy Manager on 07967 381 035.

Due to the current lockdown all interviews at this time will be held virtually and all appointments managed pragmatically in line with individual and company needs.