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Senior Clinician - Children and Young Peoples Mental Health

Job Title: Senior Clinician - Children and Young Peoples Mental Health
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford
Industry:
Salary: £44,606 - £50,819 per annum
Reference: 395-EM057-19-C
Contact Name: Jubeida Adams
Contact Email: jubeida.adams@nelft.nhs.uk
Job Published: July 26, 2019 12:02

Job Description

NELFT provides award winning community and mental healthcare for over 2 million people. We work to ensure our patients, their friends and family, feel confident that their health needs are well met. With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled health professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced clinician or practitioner to join our well establish Mid Essex Hub in Essex

We offer assessment and treatment to children, young people and their families who have complex mental health needs and a range of difficulties.

You will need to possess a formal qualification such as Art Therapist, Clinical Psychology, Family Therapy, Senior Nurse or similar. You will need to understand safeguarding, the complexities of co-morbid presentations, and have skills in a range of family and individual evidence based treatments. You will be expected to cover our duty rota which manages any urgent referrals coming into the service. As a senior member of staff you will also provide clinical supervision to junior staff to ensure that excellent standards of care and treatment are maintained in the service.

We are committed to providing high quality supervision and to supporting staff through CPD opportunities. NELFT has strong links with academic psychology, and there are opportunities to be supported to develop research ideas alongside our R and D department.

For more information and other vacancies at NELFT within psychology please see our website https://www.nelft.nhs.uk/work-for-us