Lead Psychologist Mental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

Recruiter
Compass Associates Ltd
Location
Gainsborough
Salary
58000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

Competitive salary + Pension PMI, Life Assurance

East Midlands

Adult Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

Overview- Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

Compass Associates are working with a respected and established leading nationwide private healthcare provider to appoint a Lead Psychologist to manage a small number of services across the East Midlands area.

The successful candidate will be working within Mental Health and Learning Disabilities as part of the SMT.

The role includes involvement in planning and reporting to the hospital Medical Director and to other healthcare professionals involved in strategic directives. The post also includes the delegation of duties to the MDT and responsibility for your own caseload

The Lead Psychologist will be based out of one hospital but managing teams over a further 4 sites across the region.

The role is split between Managerial and clinical responsibilities and so will require someone who is passionate, dedicated and willing to maintain the high quality service already being provided. As an experienced Clinical/Forensic Psychologist, an in depth knowledge of working with both male and female service users in low and medium secure environments is essential.

Responsibilities- Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

- Psychological Assessments, Interventions & Therapeutic support

- MDT Working

- Assist in Training/Teaching of Junior Staff

- Research

- Development of Service & more

Criteria- Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

- HCPC registration

- BPS Chartered Status

- Experience within Forensic care for Mental Illness/Personality Disorder/Learning Difficulties

- Clean DBS

Package- Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

The salary is competitive depending upon experience.

You will also be entitled to company benefits such as, pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Assurance and other benefits, plus annual leave is 25 days plus bank holidays.

Contact Details- Lead PsychologistMental health/Learning Difficulties Hospitals

If this role is of interest to you and you wish to gain further information/detailed job description or even a confidential conversation, then please contact Ewan at Compass Associates / apply online.