Hunter AHP are seeking Senior Psychologist (Locum or Perm, Band 8a equivalent) to join a national provider of therapeutic residential care, independent education, and integrated clinical services for children and young people with multiple and complex needs.
As senior Psychologist, you will provide clinical oversight to 10 locations, screen incoming referrals, be responsible for risk management, and provide supervision to 2/3 psychologists or assistant psychologists.
The successful psychologist could have a background in Forensic, Counselling or Clinical Psychology, and ideally will have experience in working with looked after children/adolescents, CAMHS or inpatient Mental health.
Senior Clinical/ Counselling/ Forensic Psychologist:
To provide highly specialist psychological assessment, formulation and therapeutic care planning for young people
- To provide consultation on the psychological care of children and young people
- Deliver therapeutic interventions
- Take a lead in developing and delivering training to staff across the organisation.
- Lead in utilising research skills for audit, policy and service development and research
- Undertake supervision responsibilities
- To offer joint working of cases of high complexity.
Comprehensive package is available (basic salary + qualification & experience increments + performance award
+ car allowance)
To hear more about this opportunity, including a full job description, please contact Hunter AHP today
Hunter AHP is the home of Allied Healthcare Professional recruitment. We operate in the AHP market and the AHP market alone. This means we have an unrivalled knowledge and understanding of this market.
- We provide permanent recruitment for AHPs; and
- AHP Locum provision
In the provision of Locum AHPs we are passionate about operating an exclusive network of only the best people, supported by a robust selection and due diligence process.
Our approach is unique: rather than holding a database of 'all-comers' we hand-pick our own network of AHPLocums. Being niched in the AHP market enables us to invest time in being proactive in building networks of the very best Locums. All individuals represented by Hunter AHP have been through a rigorous process of due diligence, confirming the individual's ability to provide a great service to clients and patients.