Clinical psychologist - CAMHS

Athona is currently recruiting for a locum Band 7/8 Locum Psychologist to work in Buckinghamshire.

This role is based in a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services ( CAMHS ) hospital for patients with eating disorders so experience in this field is essential.

The client are looking for a Full time candidate, Monday to Friday.

The role has been described as follows:

To ensure the systematic provision of a high quality specialist clinical psychology service to clients with complex mental health problems including severe, enduring and multiple disorders and challenging behaviour.

To provide specialist expertise in Eating Disorders within own clinical teams, as well as on a county and cross-county basis. To contribute psychological expertise in relation to the re-modelling of Eating Disorder service.

To offer consultation and supervision, and support the work of other service staff and psychology clinical team members providing psychologically based care and treatment, according to expertise.

To provide specialist supervision in relation to CBT / Eating Disorders.

To provide training placements for Doctoral Trainee psychologists, a range of qualified and unqualified staff across mental health areas, as agreed.

To work autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team's policies and procedures.

To utilise research skills for audit and contribute to research and training within the areas served by the teams and service.

To be involved in service developments, as appropriate.

For more information or to apply to this position, please contact Harry Sibbons on or e-mail .

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Application questions

Are you HCPC registered?
Do you have CAMHS experience?

Reference: 42043670

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