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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/05/2021.

Psychologist

Job Reference: J265-2043

Employer:
Elysium Healthcare
Location:
Warrington
Salary:
£45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

If you are a committed Psychologist looking for a rewarding job, where you can make a difference as you develop your expertise? If so, then join St Mary's Hospital in Warrington and enjoy support from a regional network of psychologists.

Working 37.5 hours a week at, you'll be a part of an environment that provides specialised services for people with Acquired Brain Injuries (ABI), progressive neurological conditions, Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and Deaf Mental Health problems, with a layout that enables you to deliver care within a low stimulus, spacious environment.

Reporting to Elizabeth, the Lead Psychologist, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and neuropsychological assessments, MDT working, risk assessment and facilitating staff reflective practice sessions.

As a 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.

There is a strong emphasis on teamwork with regular supervision and CPD opportunities available to support you in reaching your career aspirations.

Your responsibilities:

  • Providing evidence-based psychological assessment
  • Contributing to MDT care planning and review
  • Assisting the CPA process
  • Contributing to audit and research

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

  • Accredited post-graduate qualification in Clinical, counselling or Forensic Psychology
  • Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (or qualification pending)
  • Post-registration experience is desirable, though not essential
  • Experience of working with people detained under the Mental Health Act (1983/2007) and in a forensic mental health setting is desirable

What you will get:

  • Annual salary of £45,000 to £50,000 (DOE)
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off! (Pro Rata)
  • 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 and much more.

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.




Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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