Clinical Psychologist

jonitson recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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.

Apply today