Lead Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Lead Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Telford, Shropshire
Salary: Salary in between £40,000 and £50,000 per annum
Contact Name: John Finn
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2016 11:27

Job Description

Beaumaris Group is looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Lead Clinical Psychologist to develop and lead a new private independent psychological and wellbeing centre. 

The new centre will provide specialist rehabilitation and recovery services in the form of psychological counselling and therapy for adults who are experiencing mental health difficulties in the Telford area.

The Lead Clinical Psychologist will ensure the systematic provision of a high quality psychological service to the centre. They will work autonomously within professional guidelines and exercise responsibility for the systematic governance of psychological practice within the service/team

As a Lead Clinical Lead Psychologist you will have numerous responsibilities including:

- Undertaking clinical assessments
- Providing psychological interventions
- Leading group and individual therapy sessions
- Helping to develop the service
- Supervising other Psychologists and Assistant Psychologists
- Direct and indirect structured observations and semi-structured interviews with patients

In order to achieve this our Lead Clinical Psychologist should have:

• An appropriate qualification in Clinical Psychology and be Registered with the BPS

•Assessed experience of working as a qualified Clinical Psychologist, normally within services for adults with a variety of mental health difficulties. 

• An understanding of risk assessment

• Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively on all levels

• Ability to plan and prioritise workload, and work under pressure

• The ability to cope with emotionally demanding situations

Salary in between £40,000 and £50,000 per annum plus excellent working conditions and a range of benefits

If you would like to apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter to