Principal Psychologist - Oncology / Cardiology

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
You will provide a specialised clinical psychology service to clients of the service team, across all sectors of care; providing 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. You will be required to utilise research skills for audit, policy and service development and research within the area served by the team/service. 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 are required. Registration with the HCPC as a clinical psychologist is also essential. This post can be considered for Preceptorship if competencies under Annex 21 are not met. 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 2018.