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Clinical Psychologist

Job Reference: 425-A-18-24203

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Becton Centre
£33,222 - £43,041 per annum pro rata

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Clinical Psychology team at the Becton Centre for children and young people in Sheffield.

Sapphire Lodge is a 14 bedded psychiatric inpatient unit for young people aged 13-18 with acute mental health presentations. The unit has a well staffed and dynamic multi-disciplinary team and this part time post will support with psychological formulation and theraputic input for young people as well as supporting the wider team in delivering Psychologically informed care. This post will sit within the wider Psychology team which supports all of the inpatient lodges at the Becton site. the post would provide a great career development opportunity for newly qualified clinicians looking to broaden their experience to include CAMHS inpatient working, or for more experienced clinicians. Good training, supervision and support opportunities are available.

Please contact Sam Watson (Clinical Psychologist) for further information and to arrange an informal visit of the unit.

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£49). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

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.

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

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