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Senior Clinical Psychologist

Job Reference: 100-PST083-1017-K

Employer:
Hywel Dda University Health Board
Department:
Clinical Psychologist
Location:
Bro Cerwyn, Haverfordwest
Salary:
£44,606 to £50,819 per annum

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We are delighted to present the exciting career opportunity of a permanent full-time 8a post in Adult Mental Health to Doctoral level Psychologists.

In addition to providing a psychology service to clients the successful candidate will be the senior resource for the geographical area providing additional support such as:
1. Advice and guidance on assessment, treatment and referrals to psychiatrists, CPN team managers and other agencies and settings.
2. Guidance for other psychological service staff
3. Routine line management duties
4. Supervision, advice and consultation

Hywel Dda Health Board consists of three counties. You will be managed and clinically led by the Lead Consultant Clinical Psychologist for Adult Mental Health. The post holder will receive high quality clinical supervision from a Senior Psychologist and there will be opportunities to develop skills in one of the specialty areas of Psychological Services in the Health Board.

We have strong links with the Acute Psychology Service, the Integrated Psychological Therapy service, Personality Disorder Consultation Service, Specialist Eating Disorder Service, Forensic Service and with the South Wales Doctoral Programme.

We welcome applications from experienced Band 7 Psychologists.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply

Interviews will take place on 27th April 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Nicola Thomas
Nicola.thomas2@wales.nhs.uk
or Dr James Stroud
James.Stroud@wales.nhs.uk




Hywel Dda University Health Board operates a bilingual policy / Mae Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda yn gweithredu polisi dwyieithog.

‘All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English’.

‘Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg’.

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If you are successfully appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the UHB to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR).


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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