Clinical Psychologist Band 8a

Recruiter
Rotherham, Doncaster & South Humber NHS Trust
Location
Doncaster
Posted
21 Mar 2019
Closes
11 Apr 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced, motivated and forward-thinking Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist to join our Older People's Community Mental Health Services based at Tickhill Road Hospital in Doncaster. Doncaster Mental Health Services for Older People provide a comprehensive specialist service to people presenting with complex mental health difficulties and / or dementia.

The post holder will provide a qualified clinical psychology service to clients accessing the Community Mental Health Services for Older People 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.
The Trust offers flexible working arrangements, clinical supervision, access to clinical networks and career planning. The successful applicant may be considered for a year-long preceptorship towards an 8a post.
Dave Wragg (Service Manager), Windermere Lodge, Tickhill Road site. Tel: No: [... Click Apply...].
Interview date: 7 May 2019
We reserve the right to close down this advert early should there be a high number of applicants.
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Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust is committed to our responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk as outlined in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015 and Care Act 2014.
We are committed to recruiting candidates who share the commitment to safeguarding, and therefore we apply robust recruitment and selection procedures to ensure that the people selected are right for the job, and that all candidates are appropriately screened prior to appointment and periodically during their employment
DBS disclosures are mandatory before commencement of employment within the Trust. Therefore, if you are in a position that is deemed a regulated adult and/or child care role, you will not be able to start your employment until we have received a satisfactory DBS clearance.
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The Trust is committed to equal opportunities in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community in order to maintain a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.
The first 6 months of employment with the Trust will be a probationary period which may be extended by the Trust for a further 6 months.

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