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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/04/2022.

Lead Clinical Psychologist

Job Reference: J265-4091

Elysium Healthcare
£39,500 – £50,000 + Benefits

Are you an experienced Clinical Psychologist who is looking for a rewarding career at a brand new women's mental health service, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better? If so, then Join The Woodmill - the new service in the centre of Cullompton - as a Lead Clinical Psychologist and be part of a new team making a positive difference to the lives of women in need.

You will work 37.5 hours a week at The Woodmill, which is a mental health service for women requiring rehabilitation to support them getting back into the community, where conditions may include personality disorders, Autism and associated challenges.It’s a great opportunity to be part of something new and help shape its future.

You will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and cognitive assessments, MDT working, risk assessments, facilitate staff reflective practise sessions and will be requested to design and deliver training.

As a Lead Clinical Psychologist, you will have experience and knowledge from the NHS or private sector in carrying a service users caseload, including assessing service users with personality disorders, autism and associated challenges, and designing and delivering specialist psychological treatment within mental health care services.

The Woodmill joins a cluster of four other Elysium services across the South West, providing opportunity to move and grow your career within the area.

You will be working at an organisation 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.

Your responsibilities

  • Supporting the provision of psychology services in a specified area, in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams
  • Participating fully with the multidisciplinary team and ensuring that the service user is fully engaged in their care pathway
  • Supporting clinical team working, including both direct interventions and the delivery of staff training programmes
  • Supporting the clinical team and area of service in developing new initiatives and ways of working
  • Working with internal and external agencies in order to enhance treatment pathways for service users

To be successful in this role, you'll need

  • Accredited post-graduate qualification in Clinical psychology
  • Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (or qualification pending)
  • Experience within a senior role
  • Post-registration experience is desirable, though not essential
  • Experience of working with women who have personality disorders, Autism and associated challenges

What you will get

  • Annual salary between £39,500-£50,000
  • 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 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 80 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is 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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