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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/07/2020.

Clinical or Counselling Psychologist

Job Reference: 367-CAMHS-3849

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
The Marlowes Health and Wellbeing Centre, 39 -41 Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Herts
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire which you can find in the 'Further Links' section of this advert. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form (If you are experiencing problems please call 01707 253878).

The Role

This post is an opportunity 2 Clinical/Counselling Psychologist who are looking for a full-time post within Community CAMHS(St. Albans & Hemel Hempstead). The HPFT CAMHS services are under going several service developments across the county. Key to the CAMHS provision are the Tier 3 services. HPFT believe in the career development of their staff and take their wellbeing seriously.

CAMHS West is looking to recruit an enthusiastic mental health clinician with proven clinical & therapeutic skills to join our friendly and supportive team.

We welcome applicants with experience and professional registration in one of the following: Clinical/Counselling Psychologist. We are looking for clinicians with CAMHS experience, or who wants to work with young people with transferable skills.

The post is an integral role within the team and offers excellent opportunities to develop professionally and contribute to the development of innovative ways of working in a busy Tier 3 CAMHS Service. As the successful candidate, you will be working within a CAPA model offering both choice assessments and on going core partnership work.

The role requires clinicians who can be flexible and adaptive in their role, and who is interested in developing their skills further.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Marsha Mungo-Okolie (Team Manager) 07920410287 or Helen Phelps (Clinical Psychologist) on 01442913569


About us

Work for an NHS trust that’s been rated as 'OUTSTANDING' by the CQC. Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) is a successful provider of mental health and learning disability services with ambitions to be the leading provider in the country. We are already delivering services as far afield as Norfolk and North Essex as well as for the population of Hertfordshire. We are a Values Based organisation and our aim is to ensure that we deliver an experience that is consistently welcoming, kind, positive, respectful and professional, because these are the Values that our service users, carers and staff told us meant the most to them. We are currently embarking on a major transformation programme that will change the way that we deliver our services. We are also delighted to be named in the top 100 list of the best places to work in the health service in 2014, which is due to the national staff survey results as well as our range of engagement activities, the diversity of our staff, support for employees with a disability or those who have suffered mental ill health themselves, and our training and development programmes.

Additional Information

HPFT is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and in order to reflect the diversity of its population, positively encourages applications from all areas of the community. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.

The Trust is committed to helping staff balance work and home life and welcomes applications from candidates wishing to work part-time or under flexible working arrangements.

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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