Psychologist – learning disabilities

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a HCPC registered Psychologist to work within a specialist adult learning disabilities service in North Kent.

Role snapshot:

The candidate appointed will be joining an MDT who work for a therapeutic rehabilitation service for adults with learning disabilities and complex needs, some of which with a forensic history. Presentations may include personality disorders, autism, developmental disorders, and challenging behaviours.

The post holder will conduct psychological assessments, create and implement treatment plans which can include both 121 and group therapy.

Contract type – permanent

Hours – full time preferred, subject to applications part rime will be considered.

Salary – £45,753 FTE

Experience required:

ClinicalCounselling and Forensic Psychologists with experience working with learning disabilities and complex mental health will be considered. Previous forensic experience is not essential for this role.

Why Shire Healthcare?

You will be working with Lena Antoniou, a healthcare recruitment consultant with 16years experience, 10 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 727

Part-time hours: 15 – 37.5 per week

Job Features

Job Category

Psychology

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