Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychologist – adult mental health

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a HCPC registered band 7 or 8a Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychologist to work within a inpatients service in Central Bedfordshire.

The employer:

Our client specialises in supporting adult service users with mental health needs and/or autism as well as having a dedicated DBT unit. This service is locked rehab which offer both a step up and step-down facility.

Role summary

– Provide Psychology input to the MDT and patients

– Provide specialist psychological assessments and therapeutic intervention.

– Interventions include DBT, CBT, CAT, ACT, narrative and systemic therapies.

– Offer advice and consultation on patients to non-psychology colleagues

Hours – Full time (37.5 hours p/w), 4 days p/w will be considered.

Salary – £38,000 – £51,000 FTE

Experience required:

Those applying will have experience working with complex mental health and forensic history. The is an excellent opportunity for anyone who wants to gain experience working with ASD and learning disability presentations as previous experience is not required.

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: 168

Part-time hours: 37.5 per week

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

Salary: £38,000.00-£51,000.00 per year

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