Clinical or Counselling Psychologist – looked after children

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a HCPC registered band 8a or 8b Clinical or Counselling Psychologist to work within a Looked After Children’s service in Central Essex.

The employer:

Our client is a well-respected, innovative provider of psychological interventions and all new employees will benefit from a very generous benefits package. This well-established Children’s and Families service are rated “outstanding” by Ofsted

Hours – 3 days per week (22.5 hours)

Salary – £46,000 – £57,000 FTE

Role summary

– Provide specialist psychological assessments

– Provide group therapeutic intervention

– Provide specialist advice and training to other professionals and carers

– Provide clinical supervision

***This is a community-based role therefore those applying will be a car driver and car owner. This role will include travelling to Chelmsford, Harlow, Basildon and Colchester.***

Experience required:

The is an excellent opportunity for anyone who wants to transition into working with this age group as previous CAMHS experience is not required. Those who have some experience working with the younger age group, experience working with trauma and/ror attachment issues will also be considered.

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.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £46,000.00-£57,000.00 per year

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