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Clinical Psychologists

Job Title: Clinical Psychologists
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Contact Name: 01444 237261
Contact Email: cssrecruitment@thedtgroup.org
Job Published: November 23, 2016 14:19

Job Description

TAKE FLIGHT WITH BIRT

Are you looking for a chance to spread your wings and support new approaches to Neurobehavioural and Social Rehabilitation? Would you like more freedom to develop your skills and knowledge whilst demonstrating your leadership potential within a multidisciplinary clinical and therapy team?

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT,) the charity leading brain injury rehabilitation across the UK, is now recruiting Clinical Psychologists in Horsham in West Sussex, Llanelli, Milton Keynes, Swindon and Liverpool.

With opportunities to undertake a Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology (QiCN), carry out research to enhance treatments and provide strategic professional support for multidisciplinary clinical teams, this role offers great career development prospects.

Comfortable planning and developing a systematic response to service user need, you’ll draw on your expertise and experience, and our professional policies, to ensure BIRT’s rehabilitation meets the highest quality standards and reflects clinical good practice.

BIRT’s centres include residential services and independent hospitals, each offering intensive neurorehabilitation to adults with acquired brain injury as well as outreach and community-based provision. Peer support and supervision is at the heart of our approach to achieving excellent practice, and is delivered via our Clinical Executive Group, individual discussions and peer professional forums within the Trust.

Successful applicants will have a doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or equivalent) accredited by BPS. It’s essential you have the ability to communicate well at all levels and are able to gather, analyse and interpret complex multifactorial clinical information. We are also looking for an individual who has excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with complex and emotive subjects. You’ll need excellent organisation skills, the ability to prioritise workloads as well as the ability to administer and interpret a range of psychometric test material.

In return we offer:

  • QiCN opportunities [including paid study leave]
  • Professional  networking within BIRT and its parent charity, the Disabilities  Trust
  • A competitive salary and benefits package including life assurance including health cover Full  and part time hours considered

This position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The Disabilities Trust is an equal opportunities employer and recognises that having a diverse workforce enhances the support given to people who use our services.

For more information contact cssrecruitment@thedtgroup.org or call 01444 237261 to arrange an informal chat with our Clinical Director?

Meet the Clinical Executive http://www.thedtgroup.org/about-us/who-we-are/clinical-executive/