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Psychologists (Newcastle and Oldham)

Job Title: Psychologists (Newcastle and Oldham)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Industry:
Salary: From £40,428 DOE + Excellent Benefits
Reference: Clin Psy NW+OLD
Contact Name: Carys Winship
Contact Email: carys@maggiescentres.org
Job Published: March 09, 2017 12:06

Job Description

We are currently looking for two highly motivated, enthusiastic psychologists to join our team at Maggie's Newcastle and the other in Maggie's Oldham.

The post holder, as a member of a multi-disciplinary team will be responsible for the provision of a high quality and specialist programme of psychological and emotional support.

They will be responsible for contributing to the provision of Maggie’s programme of psycho-educational support and in collaboration with the Centre Head for developing aspects of Maggie’s programme and the manner of its delivery in accordance with Maggie’s policies and procedures, and for piloting and evaluating such initiatives within their Centre in collaboration with the Centre Head and in accordance with Maggie’s Research and audit policy.

The post holder will be responsible for the facilitation of support groups, networking groups, workshops, courses and lectures and will have responsibility for enabling people affected by cancer to access all appropriate elements of Maggie’s programme of support.

The successful candidate will be trained to postgrad doctoral level in psychology (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996). They will have experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team and will also have experience of full clinical responsibility for psychological care and treatment.

Please see a full job description and person specification on our website by selecting the "work for us tab" at the bottom right of the webpage. 

Flexible working hours may be considered for these roles. 

In addition to a rewarding career, Maggie’s offer a range of staff benefits including competitive holiday entitlement, childcare vouchers, workplace pension, option to apply to continue NHS pension, sick pay scheme and travel and cycle loans.

Applications should be by email in the format of two separate documents of CV with covering letter to Carys Winship at recruitment@maggiescentres.org

Closing date for applications is Thursday 30th March 2017.