Clinical Psychologist - Band 8b

Location Merthyr Tydfil
Job type Contract
Salary £40 per hour
Reference 166213

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for a dedicated Band 8b Clinical Psychologist to work full-time based in Merthyr Tydfil.

The pay rate for this locum Clinical Psychologist job is £40 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

Working Hours:

  • Monday to Friday office hours.
  • Travel expenses will be paid.

Main Duties:

  • Work in a small community team providing neurorehabilitation for people with a range of neurological conditions.
  • Supervise assistant psychologists and support an occupational therapist within the neurorehab service.
  • Provide group therapy, neuropsychological assessments and manage a case load of complex patients.
  • Some of the clinical work is carried out remotely.
  • There is a supportive Health Psychology Department within the Health Board which have regular meetings and there are strong links to colleagues in mental health.

Requirements of the Clinical Psychologist:

  • HCPC registered psychologist.
  • Relevant qualification.
  • At least two years of psychology experience.
  • Experience working with patients with neuro conditions such as brain injury, stroke and progressive conditions and have high level skills in neuropsychology.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and have excellent communication skills and be sensitive to clients and families’ needs.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive psychology knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands


This Band 8b Clinical Psychologist job is advertised by Dan Potts; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.