Band 7, 8a or 8b Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychologist – medium secure service

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a band 7, 8a or 8b Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychologist to work within a specialist low and medium secure service in Somerset who have an overall CQC rating of “Good.”

Role snapshot:

Due to service expansion, the candidate appointed has the option to work on the low and medium secure men’s service, the low and medium secure women’s service or the forensic learning disabilities service.

The postholder will be joining a well-established MDT, providing risk assessments, psychometric assessments, and therapeutic interventions (group and individual based).

Hours – Both part time and full time can be considered.

Salary – £39,000 – £62,000 FTE

Experience required:

Candidates applying will hold HCPC registration as a Clinical, Counselling or Forensic Psychologist and will have experience working with complex mental health. Previous forensic experience is not essential for this role.

Why Shire Healthcare?

You will be working with Lena Antoniou, a healthcare recruitment with 15 years experience, 9 years of which recruiting solely within Psychology and therefore offering specialist knowledge and a passion for this industry. Lena can offer support and advice with CV writing, bespoke interview preparation and tips along with sound knowledge of the employer, the role, and their ethos.

Reference ID: 622

Part-time hours: 15-37.5 per week

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £39,000.00-£62,000.00 per year

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