Neurodevelopmental Clinical Psychologist

Job Title: Neurodevelopmental Clinical Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hatfield
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Job Published: October 12, 2018 16:34

Job Description

Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life.

Our inclusive way of working has the patient as a true partner in their care. We recognise that each and every member of staff has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is with their dedication, passion and hard work that we can deliver excellent care programs that truly benefit the patients.

Elysium Healthcare has a network of over 50 services strategically placed across England and Wales.

Rhodes Wood Hospital is a well-established specialist tier four CAMHS service.  Rhodes Wood Hospital provides highly specialist multi-disciplinary assessment and treatment for children and adolescents with neurodevelopmental difficulties and autistic spectrum conditions.  Rhodes Wood is an NHS commissioned service that receives both national and international referrals.

A full time vacancy for an experienced clinical psychologist has arisen within our specialist tier four inpatient service for young people with neurodevelopmental difficulties.  The post holder will be required to contribute to the developmental of a comprehensive high quality clinical psychology service across the unit. The post will include clinically related research and development, as well as clinical measurement and audit.

The post holder will work autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team’s and unit’s policies and procedures. There is a requirement to utilise research skills for audit, policy and service development and research within the area served by the team and the unit.

The post holder would join a thriving team of multi-disciplinary professionals such as psychiatry, nursing, psychology, family therapy, occupational therapy and social work.  The hospital has a strong track record in the provision of specialist care to high risk vulnerable service users.

Salary – negotiable

Hours – 37.5 per week

About our benefits

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
  • A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
  • Life Assurance
  • Free meals while on duty
  • Employee Assistance Services
  • Continuous learning and development
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Career development
  • Voluntary Benefits

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