Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist
Pennine Care NHS FT
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We are looking for a Clinical Psychologist to work as part of our team in Secondary Care Psychology Oldham. We provide a psychology service to clients who are under the care of the CMHT (who work with clients with moderate-severe mental health difficulties).
Our team is friendly, supportive and innovative and is recognised as a positive place to work. Our team is in the process of expanding and this is an exciting time to join the service.
Please note: We WILL accept applications from those who are about to complete their clinical doctorate. If you are successful at interview this post will be a preceptorship post (starting at a Band 7 and moving to an 8a after the preceptorship process)
Main duties of the job
The full details are listed in the job description. In summary, this role includes a range of work from therapeutic work, to training, consultation and supervision. The ideal candidate would be experienced in working with clients who have experienced complex, enduring or severe trauma. Training in, or a willingness to be trained in, EMDR would be beneficial.
Oldham SCPT is a friendly, positive and innovative place to work. The team are welcoming, supportive and passionate about the work they do. The manager is supportive, encouraging and committed to continuing to improve and develop the service. The senior management within Oldham are welcoming of psychological ways of working and there is a commitment to continue to invest in psychological ways of working.
Please see job description for more details. Main responsibilities include providing therapy, consultation, supervision, and service development.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Certificate of Sponsorship
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