Principal Clinical Psychologist - Addiction Services

Recruiter
NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
Location
Paisley
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Addiction Clinical Psychology Team delivers services to adults with addiction problems within NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde area. You will provide a specialised clinical psychology service to clients of the addictions service within Renfrewshire HSCP team. You will also supply a highly specialist psychological assessment and therapy at the same time as offering advice and consultation on clients' psychological care to non-psychologist colleagues and to other, non professional carers, working autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team's policies and procedures. It is essential you have Post-graduate doctoral level training in clinical psychology (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996) as accredited by the BPS or HCPC, including specifically models of psychopathology, clinical psychometrics and neuropsychology, two or more distinct psychological therapies and lifespan developmental psychology. Current registration with the HCPC is required. The hours of this post are worked Monday to Friday. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland's PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION. This post closes on the 19th January 2017.