Clinical / Forensic Psychologist

Job Title: Clinical / Forensic Psychologist
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Clacton-on-Sea
Salary: Band 7 £31,000 - £41,000
Contact Name: 01255 871017
Job Published: November 03, 2016 12:42

Job Description

Clinical / Forensic Psychologist

Band 7

Oaktree Manor – Clacton on Sea, £31,000 - £41,000

Oaktree Manor (part of Partnerships in Care) has two female wards consisting of 7 and 8 beds each. The wards have embedded philosophies of care which are very much focused on providing evidence-based care treatments and enabling patients to progress along an identified care pathway, with a core intervention of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). In addition to the female wards we have low secure male wards consisting of 32 beds.

All patients have been detained under the Mental Health Act and have a primary diagnosis of learning disability. They may also have autism and other diagnoses such as mental illness and personality disorder which may present with challenging behaviour.

To be successful as a Clinical / Forensic Psychologist, you’ll need:

• Registered Forensic or Clinical Psychologist with HCPC

• Additional postgraduate qualification/ training

Our benefits include:

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment), A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP), Private medical insurance scheme, Life assurance, Carefirst – Employee Assistance Services, Continuous learning and development, Childcare voucher, Career development, Personal health insurance, Free Parking, Free Meals whilst on duty, Voluntary benefits.

Closing date: Thursday 1st December

To find out more about this role please visit: or call 01255 871017