Psychologist

Employer
Bond Recruitment
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

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Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
phone number removed) school psychologist Wimborne £40,000 pa

Job title

"school psychologist" or "educational psychologist" or "school counselor" or "school psychiatrist" or "school social worker

Location

Cranborne, Wimborne Dorset BH21 5PZ

Employment type

Salary: £40,000

Hours: 40 hours per week

Overview of company

We are one of the largest providers of education

Purpose of position

Due to expansion we are looking to recruit additional staff

Industry

Therapy Nursing Clinical

Specialisation

To use psychological models and practices to enhance the learning, cognitive and emotional skills of young people in order to prepare them for adult life and independent living. To provide direct support for other staff so they can respond to young people's communication and behavior to reduce reliance on staff or other adults.

You will be part of a 9 strong therapy team, who consistently band together as a family and strive to support their young people in their development.

Responsibilities

To assess the psychological needs of young people through the most appropriate strategy or approach for that person.

To liaise with external professionals involved in the care of young people

To contribute to the training and support needs of families.

Develop and deliver appropriate therapeutic group interventions.

Provide tailored individual interventions to young people when required

Duties will vary, you must expect to diversify and lend a hand wherever is required.

Experience/ skills required

Experience working with young people with autism and ages 11-16

Post graduate clinical qualification in Psychology.

Registered and accredited with Health & Care Profession Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist

Demonstrate knowledge and ability to promote the dignity and individuality of young people by encouraging effective communication, making choices and reducing support needs

Develop positive professional relationships with young people, parents, families and colleagues.

Promote attitudes that value young people with Special Educational Needs as individuals with a right to be treated with respect.

Salary

£40,000 pa

Salary cont.

(OTE + benefits)

Full training and continued support

Life assurance and pension

Health cash back plan

Car lease scheme

Bike to work scheme?

Perk box

Free parking

Qualifications

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Registered and accredited with Health & Care Profession Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner Psychologist

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