Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kirklees
Salary: £44,606-£50,819
Job Published: December 12, 2019 09:08

Job Description

Job Title:  Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist

Job type:  Permanent

Hours: Full time or part time hours will be considered

Pay scale/salary: Band 8a, £44,606-£50,819 Band 7 preceptorship considered dependent on experience

Locations:  West Yorkshire

Closing Date: 11th January, 2020

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 enthusiastic, motivated individuals 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, Art Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Nurses.

The post holder would be joining a team of 6 Clinical Psychologists, but 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. 

Care in Mind offer a range of benefits including enhanced pension scheme, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, free on-site parking, employee assistance service, 35 days holiday (rising to 39 with service) and excellent learning and development opportunities.

If you would like to discuss this post further or want to arrange an informal chat please contact the Recruitment Department on 0161 638 3285.

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.

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