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Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chorley
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Salary: Band 8a (Band 7 preceptorship to 8a considered dependent on experience)
Job Published: November 09, 2017 16:15

Job Description

Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist

Job type:  One Permanent Post (37.5 hours)

Pay scale/salary: Band 8a (Band 7 preceptorship to 8a considered dependent on experience)

Locations:  Chorley, Lancashire

Care in Mind is a specialist service providing NHS funded intensive mental health packages and residential placements for complex young people and young adults.  We offer intensive therapeutic provision to young people, often transitioning from inpatient or secure settings, to support them to be able to maintain community placements.  We specialise in working with young people with a diagnosis of personality disorders and/or complex PTSD. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Psychologist to join our existing team.  We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual who thrive in a multi-disciplinary environment and who are particularly interested in working with young people and young adults with complex needs.  You would be joining an existing team of clinical psychologists, family therapists, psychiatrists, and nurses.

The post holder would have considerable autonomy to shape and develop their role providing direct clinical input, supervision, consultation, teaching and clinical leadership within a multidisciplinary setting.  We are committed to the development of our staff through CPD and training and are active in the field of research. 

If you would like to discuss this post further or want to arrange an informal visit, please contact the recruitment team on 0161 638 3285.

Please email jobs@careinmind.co.uk for an application pack, job description and person specification.

Closing Date: 5pm, 11th December 2017

Care In Mind operates a safer recruitment process and as part of this process, the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community.