Clinical Psychologist - £38,000.00
We are currently seeking a experienced Clinical Psychologist for a 70 bed acute private hospital in Birmingham
Set back within landscaped gardens, the tranquil environment of this private Hospital offers calming and recovery-focused residential treatment. We are currently recruiting a Clinical Psychologist for the Acute unit, caring for 18 - 25 year olds who have acute needs. The PICU will be a service for patients who have a severe mental illness and are in the acute phase of that illness. The service also treats patients who have a dual diagnosis and have a complex presentation.
You will be part of the multi-disciplinary team which consists of: Consultant Psychiatrists, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Counselling and Clinical Psychologists, Assistant Psychologists, Family Therapists, Drama Therapists and Nurses, ensuring that the patient/young person receives truly integrated and individualised care provision.
What we'd like from the Clinical Psychologist :
- Doctorate in Clinical/Counselling Psychology BPS Registered HCPC registered
- Proven experience in mental health and knowledge of the Mental Health Act in service provision with adults Patient - centric and commitment to delivering high quality care Fine tuned assessment and clinical decision making skills
- Clinical Psychologist Experience and skills in responding to elevated levels of risk Tolerance for patient/young person's distress and managing own stress levels
- Excellent organisational capability
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills Working in a self-motivated and independent way
What we'd like to give the Clinical Psychologist :
- A competitive salary
- Regular clinical supervision and managerial support in developing your CPD file and opportunities to engage in further training.
- Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
- Up to 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra day's leave
- Online benefits and cashback rewards
- Cycle to work scheme
- Just Drive scheme
- SMART Childcare Vouchers
- SMART Pension option
We are also currently offering £250 on starting the position and £250 after 12 weeks.