Offer: Lead Clinical/Forensic Psychologist:Elysium Healthcare
Lead Clinical/Forensic Psychologist
Job Listing reference: J265-1941
. Elysium Healthcare
. Â£55,000 (DOE) + Benefits
If you are an practiced Clinical or Forensic Psychologist who is seeking a compensateing career, where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better, then join the team at The Farndon Unit and enjoy support from a regional network of psychologists.
You will be working at the Farndon Unit, a purpose-built low secure hospital (with locked rehabilitation ward) in Newark which offers personalised assessment and recovery-located treatment pathways, including a trauma-specific pathway, for women personality disorder and/or complex mental health conditions.
Reporting directly to Anne the Hospital Director, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions (using models such as CBT, CFT, DBT, ACT and Schema therapy), assessment, designing specialist treatments, reflective practice, providing psychological advice and will be requested to deliver training.
As a Lead Clinical/Forensic Psychologist, you will have at least 2 years' post-qualifying practice from the NHS or in the private sector as you carry a complex caseload. You will work alongside the East Midlands Provider Collaborative and local Governance to develop innovative care and treatment plans at the service.
You will be working in an environment where there is a strong emphasis on teamwork and CPD, where you will have continuous access to a range of training opportunities to move your career forward.
» Lead on embedding the service within IMPACT provider collaborative and forensic network reviews
» Provide wider support to local step-down services as part of a pathway option for service users
» Support the continuing delivery and embedding of TH PBS and CFT model
» Attend local governance and feedback against service delivery
To be prosperous in this function, you'll need
» prosperous completion of a Doctorate level qualification in applied psychology either through the BPS or a recognised training body, enabling registration with the HCPC as a Practitioner Psychologist
» Registration with the HCPC as a Practitioner Psychologist and Charterable status with the BPS
» practice (either pre-training, on training, or subsequently) of working with people with complex needs
» practice using CBT expertise to address a range of clinical matters
» An consciousness of other modalities and how they may be applied to the current service user population
» expertise in the treatment of complex trauma
» HCPC registered
What you will get
» Annual income of up to Â£55,000 (DOE)
» The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
» Free meals on duty and parking
» Wellbeing support and activities
» Career development and training
» Pension contribution
» Life Assurance
» Enhanced Maternity Package
» Flexible working opportunities
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, reliable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
candidates must have current UK professional registration. For more information please see applying from overseas.
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