Head of Clinical Psychology

Recruiter
Domus Recruitment Ltd
Location
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Salary
46000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

I am currently working on behalf of well-known disability and community engagement charity that is seeking to appoint a Head of Clinical Psychology within their Community Neurorehabilitation Service, with an established reputation.

The service provides a specialised rehabilitation service for adults with acquired brain injury and strokes. The role will be part of an established multi-disciplinary team at the service which provides treatment and advice, including physiotherapy, speech and language therapy and occupational therapy.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Leading the Clinical Psychology department and contributing to service development
  • Providing comprehensive clinical psychological and neuropsychological assessment of patients
  • Designing and implementing individual behaviour modification and neuro-rehabilitation programmes
  • Maintain records and clinical notes in line with company policy and British Psychological Society (BPS) guideline
  • Ensuring the provision of clinical and professional PRP and supervisions of qualified and unqualified psychologists and counsellors
  • Providing evidence based neuropsychological treatments e.g. cognitive and behavioural


The key skills and experience required include:

  • Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, accredited by the BPS
  • Experience of working as a qualified Clinical Psychologist, normally within services for people with Mental Health Disorders
  • An ability to interpret and integrate complex psychological data
  • Knowledge of legislation and its implication for both clinical practice and professional management in relation to the client group and mental health
  • Strong interpersonal qualities of teamwork and communication are essential as is evidence of a commitment to training and professional development.
  • Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in a neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation service with previous experience of delivery and development of clinical services for clients.


Salary - £46K - 60k
Our client will also consider a suitable applicant on a part time basis, the salary would be Pro rata as a result.

If you are qualified Clinical Neuropsychologist and are currently looking for new work opportunities then please give me a call on to discuss things further or email your up to date CV to

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