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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/06/2020.

Senior Clinical Psychologist

Job Reference: 050-PST039-0320-A

Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
Flintshire Children's Centre, Mancot, Flintshire
£45,753 to £51,668 per annum

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site

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Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



We are looking to recruit to a full-time Senior Clinical Psychologist post for one year, to cover maternity leave.

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Clinical Psychologist who will have a lead role in our East (Flintshire and Wrexham) First Episode Psychosis service and become part of our Flintshire Dialectical Behaviour Therapy team.

The post-holder will undertake assessments and appropriate therapeutic interventions and be a Care Co-Ordinator. They will provide consultation to multi-agency professionals and families and deliver training. Leadership and service development will be a key part of this role, as will supervision of others.

You will be joining an enthusiastic multidisciplinary team which includes Clinical Psychologists, Psychiatry, Family Therapists, CAMHS Practitioners, LAC specialists and a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist. Our service is meeting national guidelines for demand and capacity and delivers a wide range of NICE Guideline recommended and other evidence based interventions.

Successful applicants will need post-qualifying experience and to evidence commitment to clinical quality, evidence-based practice and maintaining high professional standards for themselves and others.

We have an excellent relationship with Bangor Clinical Psychology Programme and provide core and specialist placements on an ongoing basis.

For further information please contact Angela Brennan, Principal Clinical Psychologist on 03000 859154 or via

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.


Closing Date: 10 June 2020

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For further information please contact Angela Brennan, Principal Clinical Psychologist on 03000 859154 or via

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