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Preceptorship Psychologist - Band 7

Preceptorship Psychologist - Band 7

Posted 1 August by NHS Business Services Authority

Are you an outstanding Clinical, Counselling or Forensic Psychologist with a passion for delivering high quality care?

Band 7 Psychologist Preceptorship opportunityto join our team at Cygnet Health Care.

With us, you’ll have the chance to progress your career as part of a dynamic, supportive team.

We are looking for Preceptorship Psychologist who’s passionate about helping people with a range of complex mental health needs.

Maximising positive outcomes & recovery for our service users–it’s a challenging, satisfying vocation.

So if you care about making a difference – every day – we want to hear from you.

Cygnet Hospital Bury:

Cygnet Hospital Bury providesa wide range of inpatientmental health services for men and women including specialist deaf services andCAMHS provision for adolescents.

Buttercup Ward:

Buttercup Ward is a low secure service that supports girls aged between 12 and 18 and offers a defined treatment pathway from admission, through intervention and discharge.

The ward can positively support females who may need a longer stay in an inpatient setting within a low secure environment. The service provides a care and treatment pathway for individuals who may have complex mental health issues and whose needs and risks are such they need to be supported in this environment.

The Role:

This is a new and exciting post and an opportunity to assist with the development of our inpatient CAMHS service. The responsibilities will include the provision of psychological assessments and some therapeutic interventions.

Your Day-to-Day…

  • Work as a team Psychologist within a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
  • Carry out psychological assessments & provide therapy to individuals & groups
  • Collaboratively develop care plans with the MDT
  • Provide training & supervision to colleagues, & consultation to teams
  • Evaluate the service, contribute to its development & carry out clinical research
  • Disseminate outcomes via conference presentations and publications.

We are looking for someone who is...

  • Within 6 months of completing your Doctorate or equivalent in Psychology
  • To register with the HCPC within 6 months of qualifying
  • Passionate about working with people with a range of complex mental health needs
  • Capable of treating difficulties such as self-harm, physical & verbal aggression, history of sexual offending and drug & alcohol problems.

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Strong career progression opportunities into qualified roles
  • Monthly reflective practice, & support with CPD opportunities
  • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount saving.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Ready to make a positive change?

Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

Join us!

Reference: 43544349

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