Clinical/Counselling Psychologist - Band 8a

Location Enfield Town
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour
Contact Callum Robinson
Call Callum
Reference HQ00111939_1602243972

Sanctuary Health is currently looking for a dedicated Band 8a Clinical/Counselling Psychologist to work full-time Enfield.

The pay rate for this locum Psychologist job is £37 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Duties:

  • To provide a pain management clinical psychology service to clients of the MSK team and other teams when necessary or appropriate
  • Providing highly specialist psychological assessment, intervention and treatment
  • Supervising trainee clinical psychologists, and offering advice and consultation on clients' psychological care to non-psychologist colleagues and to other, non-professional carers
  • Working autonomously within professional guidelines and within the overall framework of the service's policies and procedures
  • Utilising research skills for audit, policy and service development and research within the area served by the team/service

Requirements of the Psychologist:

  • To be eligible for this role you must be an HCPC registered psychologist
  • Have a relevant qualification
  • Recent experience is essential
  • Doctoral level training or equivalent in Clinical or Counselling Psychology including specifically models of psychopathology, two or more distinct psychological therapies and lifespan developmental psychology as accredited by the BPS
  • Experience of working with Patients with persistent pain and / or physical health conditions
  • Experience of teaching, training and/or supervision
  • Experience of the application of psychology in different cultural contexts and using interpreters
  • Experience of working with a wide variety of client groups, across the whole life course presenting problems that reflect the full range of clinical severity including maintaining a high degree of professionalism in the face of highly emotive and distressing problems, verbal abuse and the threat of physical abuse

Contact:

This Psychologist job is advertised by Callum Robinson; 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.