Clinical Director – looked after children

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for Clinical Director to work within a looked after children’s service in Merseyside.

Role snapshot:

The candidate appointed will be responsible for the clinical leadership for the clinical service who work with children in care. The post holder will be responsible for the clinical practice of service pathways working with heads of service, head teacher, educational and managing director to ensure a high-quality clinical service is maintained.

Due to the nature of the role, travel will be required to various homes across Merseyside. Key components of the job include:

• Clinical Service Delivery & Development

• Teaching, Training & Supervision

• Management, recruitment, policy & service development

• IT Responsibilities

• Research & Service Evaluation

• General Professional Skills

• New service roll out and Project outcomes

Professions considered – Clinical Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist and Psychotherapist

Contract type – permanent

Hours – Part time or full time will be considered.

Salary – up to £70,000 FTE

Experience required:

HCPC registration or UKCP accreditation is mandatory. Applicants applying will have experience of managing services for children and young people who present with learning disabilities, mental health including trauma and behavioural difficulties.

Why Shire Healthcare?

You will be working with Lena Antoniou, a healthcare recruitment with 15 years experience, 9 years of which recruiting solely within Psychological Therapies 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: SH 673 / INDPSY

Part-time hours: 15 – 37.5 per week

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