Closing date: 12/07/2020
Reference: SCC - 11421
Job Type: Contract
Job Hours: Part-time
Industry: Public Sector
Location: Hampshire Southampton
Salary: £48,432 - 54932 per year + FTE
We are looking for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to work with the Children’s Resource Service in Southampton. Your role will focus on the work with our highly skilled and passionate Family Drug & Alcohol Court (FDAC) and Specialist Assessment Team.
This fixed term part-time (0.6fte) post will cover maternity leave.
The Children’s Resource Service (CRS) includes teams working with families across a range of specialist areas and our Clinical Psychologist provides reflexive and case supervision across the teams as well as the component psychology role within the established FDAC offer. The high quality of the work in the teams supported by our psychologist was highlighted in the the recent Ofsted inspection with teams valuing the psychology input in to their work.
In addition to being the clinical lead for the FDAC programme the post holder supports the development of a psychological framework for assessments and interventions within the CRS teams. This includes providing cognitive assessments, observations, and, individual and group case consultations and clinical supervision, to the assistant psychologist, CRS teams, the Pause/Phoenix workers and the Protective Parenting programme.
Ideally you will have at least two years post qualification experience working directly with complex children and families systems, employing a wide range of assessment tools and high quality psychological therapy and interventions (including CBT, DBT, ACT, Systemic). Experience with the provision of individual and group reflective supervision will be essential.
You will be registered with HCPC
We will offer:
- Clinical supervision with a Senior Psychologist
- Close links with CAMHS and AMH services locally
- Accessible, responsive and supportive management
- A competitive salary - Flexible working arrangements
For further information about this role please view the job description
If you feel you have the necessary background, experience and skills to undertake this role we would like to hear from you.
Contact details for informal discussion:
If you are interested in this post please contact the permanent post-holder Dr Emma Selwood, Lead Clinical Psychologist. alternatively Simon Dennison, Customer Resource Service Manager, mobile 07827 305899
- This post requires an Enhanced DBS check.
- Please note the salary quoted is based on full time hours (37 hours).
- 22 working hours per week
- This post is fixed term for 12 months
- It is usual for successful candidates to start at the bottom of the pay grade.
- Closing date: Sunday 12 July 2020
- Provisional Interview date: Tuesday 21st July 2020