Clinical/Counselling Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical/Counselling Psychologist
Contract Type: Flexible
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: Competitive remuneration offered
Job Published: August 02, 2021 09:38

Job Description


Psychological Services Ltd

Clinical/Counselling Psychologist Autism Diagnostic Service

About us:

We are a small, developing, and friendly multidisciplinary service working across Hampshire, Surrey and the South of England south seeking to appoint a psychologist to offer assessments and post-diagnostic support of Autism Spectrum Conditions across age ranges.

We want to hear from candidates with experience in working with neurodiverse presentations in general and Autism in particular, CAMHS experience would be an advantage. Clinical or Counselling Psychologists with training and experience in leading and supporting gold standard autism assessments like  ADI/ADOS/DISCO would be well-suited to join our MDT. There is scope for involvement in other projects including consultancy and leadership opportunities.roles.

Job description:

The role involves, but is not restricted to, the gathering of comprehensive developmental histories through clinical interview with parent/carers, Autism Diagnostic Interview (ADI), structured observational assessments using the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) psychometric assessments and use of various tools and measures.

The post holder will also supervise an Assistant Psychologist, and contribute to ongoing service development work around the assessment and post diagnostic support pathway as directed by the Autism Leads.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of, and experience in working with and assessing ASD and comorbidities across age ranges.

They will also have experience of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

A Professional Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or equivalent) and professional registration/memberships with HCPC/BPS are essential.

Hours and Salary:

This is a flexible position ranging from a minimum of 2 days (14 hours of clinical work) possibly to full time full time (37.5 hrs) post. We welcome applications from highly motivated and resourceful individuals who are keen to work as part of our established service. Competitive remuneration offered to the right candidate according to experience.

Interview date: TBC


For further details, contact  Hayley Fuller,  Relationship Director, with your C.V.