Senior Clinical/Counselling Psychologist - Band 8a

Location Coventry
Job type Contract
Salary £32 - 33 per hour
Contact Callum Robinson
Call Callum
Reference HQ00120283

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced Band 8a Senior Clinical/Counselling Psychologist to work based in Coventry.

The pay rate for this locum Band 8a Senior Clinical/Counselling Psychologist job is £32-33 per hour (assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Assist in the inception and delivery of the hub, working alongside a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Assistant Psychologists and a well-regarded Staff Engagement and Staff Support Team
  • Provide specialist psychological and neuropsychological advice, guidance, consultation and supervision to other professionals and staff contributing to the formulation, diagnosis, treatment plans and management of health and social care staff, both within and outside the Trust
  • Gather and interpret psychological and neuropsychological information and to develop psychological formulations from this to assist in the diagnosis, treatment and management of the presenting issues
  • Plan therapeutic interventions which can be delivered by other staff in line with the evidence base and NICE guidelines

Requirements of the Psychologist:

  • Current registration as a Practitioner Psychologist with the HCPC
  • Doctoral level qualification in Clinical or Counselling Psychology
  • Assessed post-qualification experience of working as a qualified clinical psychologist, sufficient to have completed Band 7 preceptorship requirements
  • Experience of working with a range of clients, presenting a range of clinical severity and maintenance of professionalism in challenging circumstances
  • Knowledge of the theory and practice of highly specialist psychological assessment methods and therapeutic approaches in relation to the client group

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 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.