Well qualified graduate required to work with Chartered Psychologists in carrying out a range of Educational and Psycho-Legal assessments. This post will also provide opportunities to become involved in the following:
• Administering various psychometric tests
• Delivering training to groups of professional and non-professionals
• Research and developing information guides
• Co-facilitating support groups
• Project work (Offenders with Learning Disabilities, Young Offenders, Parenting, Domestic Violence)
Training and support will be provided by a Chartered Psychologist.
Ongoing training and continuing professional development will also be encouraged.
The post will ideally appeal to Psychology graduates in need of practical experience.
This position is 0.8 of a full time equivalent post and attracts a salary of £16000 (pro-rata). It is initially for 8 months, although this may very likely be extended up to 1 year.
If interested in this position please email your C.V. with a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Please insert ‘Psychological Assistant’ in subject field).
Overview of ACPAS
The Adult and Child Psychological Assessment Service (ACPAS) provide a range of psychological services (incorporating, assessment, therapy and training) to individual service users as well as social, health, and criminal justice agencies.
Services vary from cognitive assessments for educational and/or employment purposes, to risk assessments in criminal, personal injury and family law matters.
We provide training and consultancy in the following areas; parenting skills, specific learning difficulties, domestic violence and young offenders.