Band 8a - Highly Specialist Clinical/Counselling Psychologist

Newham Acute Psychology Services

We are very pleased to advertise a full time Clinical/Counselling Psychologist 8a post within the acute inpatient services at Newham Centre for Mental Health. We are looking for enthusiastic and innovative individuals who are keen to bring psychological approaches to service users, carers and MDTs within the inpatient setting.

Newham Centre for Mental Health provides acute adult inpatient care for male and female service users who live in the borough of Newham. The post holder would be primarily responsible for: bringing psychological therapy to two of the acute inpatient wards through individual and group therapy sessions, supporting the staff teams via teaching, staff formulation and reflective practice sessions; and contributing to the wider hospital systems within the hospital and local community. The diverse population of service users accessing the hospital provides opportunities for creativity and innovation in engaging and facilitating psychological interventions. The acute psychology service aims to provide a high quality, equitable and culturally competent service to people with acute and highly complex needs. We look forward to welcoming the successful candidate, their ideas and passions into our team.

Reference: 40890340

Bank or payment details should never be provided when applying for a job. For information on how to stay safe in your job search, visit SAFERjobs.

Report this job