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Forensic or Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Forensic or Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35,000 to £42,000 – Subject to experience and qualifications
Contact Name: Donna Young
Contact Email: dyoung@cheswoldparkhospital.co.uk
Job Published: September 20, 2016 11:53

Job Description

 

Cheswold Park Hospital are looking for a Registered Psychologist to join their team. We are looking for an individual with experience working within secure settings. We provide both low and medium secure services and cater for adult men with diagnoses of mental illness, personality disorder and learning disabilities. Support would be available for newly qualified psychologists. It would be desirable for candidates to have experience in Sex Offender Treatment or Violence Reduction Therapy. Experience working with learning disabilities would also be desirable. 

The successful candidate will have experience in a range of assessments and therapies such as (but not limited to) CBT, CAT, DBT and schema therapy. A large range of psychological therapies are offered within Cheswold Park Hospital and all team members from the MDT contribute to the delivery of these. The candidate will be expected to participate in delivering psychological therapies both in groups and individually. Candidates would need the ability to work as part of a Multi Disciplinary Team and will hold an individual case load. There will be some supervision responsibilities of more junior members of staff. 

Applicants must be registered with the HCPC as a Practitioner Psychologist.

For further details or for an application pack please contact Donna Young in our HR Department on 01302 762862 or dyoung@cheswoldparkhospital.co.uk