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Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Industry:
Salary: £40,428 FTE per annum
Reference: Clinical/Clinical Psychologist
Contact Name: Lynn Longland
Contact Email: lynn.longland@kingwood.org.uk
Job Published: December 29, 2017 14:50

Job Description

Clinical/counselling psychologist  (4 days a week flexible to suit)

OXFORDSHIRE, BERKSHIRE, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

Annual Salary starting £40,428 FTE – experience depending

Autism at Kingwood is a charity & specialist support provider for people with autism, across a wide range of intellectual ability, many with complex co-morbid mental health conditions. 

We are expanding our clinical team to support and enhance the psychological well-being of the people we support across the Thames Valley. Psychology is highly valued within Autism at Kingwood and we are proud to be able to offer it to the people we support.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Chartered Clinical/Counselling Psychologist with current HCPC Registration, to join us on a permanent basis. 

The role includes undertaking psychological assessments of people we support, delivering tailored individual therapeutic interventions, working alongside staff teams and families, delivering training and there is the potential for supervision of others. You will greatly assist in the development and delivery of the organisation-wide implementation of a Positive Behavioural Support approach and you will play a vital role in our mission to ensure people with autism achieve their aspirations and potential.  We are also exploring a provision to offer diagnostic services to adults and would welcome applicants with diagnostic experience.

As an employer, Autism at Kingwood is known to be responsive to creativity, new ideas and actively encourages all employees to feel able to contribute in this way.  We pride ourselves on our open and transparent approach to how we operate, and look for the same from our employees.  We believe in working with people’s strengths and would be interested to  know how you feel you could use them with us.

You will have experience of working with people with autism and/or a learning disability this client group and be looking to join a growing charitable organisation with an excellent reputation. A full driving licence and use of a car is essential.

CLOSING DATE – 29th January 2018