Band 7/8a Clinical Psychologist – Chronic Pain

Recruiter
Medacs Wellness JOBS
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£21 - £28/hour Limited/Umbrella/PAYE
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Band 7/8a Clinical Psychologist - Chronic Pain

Wolverhampton

Medacs Healthcare is a leading healthcare staffing company providing healthcare recruitment expertise to health professionals and organisations across the UK. Our Specialist Mental Health division was set up for the unique needs of healthcare professionals practicing in the mental health field.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and committed Clinical Psychologist with experience in Pain Management to work within a in a Chronic Pain Service based in Wolverhampton. The post holder will need to be able to commit to 3-5 days per week for a minimum of 3 months and applicants at either Band 7 or 8a are welcomed.

Duties

* Develop, implement and provide high quality clinical psychology services to the pain management centre under supervision when appropriate
* To undertake the assessment and management of patients with chronic pain
* To work as a member of the multi-disciplinary team and to contribute to the development of innovative approaches with this client group.
* Taking on additional management responsibilities within the multi-disciplinary team.
* To exercise autonomous professional responsibility for the assessment, treatment and discharge of patients

Requirements

* Post-graduate, doctoral level training in clinical psychology, or its equivalent, leading to eligibility for Chartered Status by the British Psychological Society
* Current registration as a Clinical Psychologist with the HCPC
* Experience in pain management or physical health

Benefits:

* Limited, Umbrella or PAYE options
* £200 Referral Bonus and Competitive Rates of Pay
* Dedicated Specialist Mental Health Consultant
* Locum and Permanent roles available within NHS, Local Authority and Private Sector
* One to One support and a fast track registration scheme
* Free Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling training

If this position is of interest to you and you hold the relevant qualifications, then apply today! Alternatively, please contact Rebecca Quilliam-Brown at Medacs Healthcare on (Apply online only) or email rebecca.quilliam- for more information