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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/10/2020.

Part-Time Counselling & Consultant Psychologist

Job Reference: J265-1408

Employer:
Elysium Healthcare
Department:
Psychology
Location:
Reading
Salary:
Competitive

Join Rosebank House as a Part-Time Counselling & Clinical Psychologist working 15 hours per week and embark on a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better, and experience what delivery great healthcare should feel like.

Enjoy support from a network of psychologists and a strong emphasis on teamwork and CPD, with continuous access to a range of training opportunities to continue developing your career.

Reporting directly to the Hospital Director, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and cognitive assessments, MDT working and risk assessments. You will also facilitate staff reflective practice sessions and be requested to design and deliver training.

As a Counselling & Consultant Psychologist, you will have experience and knowledge in carrying a service user’s caseload, including assessing complex needs and designing and delivering specialist psychological treatments to support their care plans. 

As a Psychologist, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the clinical team and area of service in developing new initiatives and ways of working. 
  • Working with internal and external agencies to enhance treatment pathways for service users.
  • Supervising and line managing qualified and in-training staff members. 
  • Working effectively as a team member, and to take the lead on psychological assessment and interventions within the service area.

To be successful in this role, you'll need:

  • BPS and HCPC registration. 
  • Experience working in a similar setting. 
  • Experience in Psychosis 
  • Clinical therapy experience. 
  • Leadership experience. 

What you will get:  

  • Competitive annual salary
  • Equivalent to Salary Band 7/8
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

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. 

Where you will be working:

Rosebank House provides specialist care and support for people with severe and enduring mental health conditions. You will be working at a modern and purpose-built home with 13 en-suite bedrooms.

The focus of Rosebank House is on independent living skills and social inclusion, education and employment engagement. There are close links with the local community for residents to access local college, work placements and amenities.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable 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.





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