Clinical or Counselling Psychologist – children and families

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a HCPC registered band 8a or 8b Clinical or Counselling Psychologist to join a highly reputable children’s and families’ service in Colchester, Essex.

Service summary:

This team provide services to looked after children and are rated ”outstanding” by Ofsted. The focus of this service is to promote understanding of attachment and trauma whilst also delivering interventions to help support children’s placement stability.

Role snapshot:

Under supervision of a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, the candidate appointed will:

– Provide highly specialist psychological assessments

– Provide therapeutic interventions (group based)

– Provide specialist advice, training and consultation to professionals and carers

– Provide clinical supervision to mental health professionals

Hours – Full time and part time will be considered

Salary – £47,500 – 58,700 FTE

Experience required:

Candidates applying will have HCPC registration as a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist along with experience and knowledge of attachment and trauma. Due to the nature of the role, those applying will be a car owner and driver to enable the postholder to travel to various sites across Essex.

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: SH 401

Reference ID: 401

Part-time hours: 37.5 per week

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

Salary: £47,500.00-£58,700.00 per year

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