Clinical Psychologist - Trauma and Affective Disorders
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
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We are seeking an enthusiastic Practitioner Psychologist with special interest in trauma and affective disorders. You will join the Southampton Psychology Service, which is a supportive and friendly team with a wealth of clinical expertise. We have good supervision structures and an excellent track record of CPD, as well as strong academic links.
You will be based at College Keep, Southampton and will be managed by a Principal Clinical Psychologist. Flexible working arrangements are possible, including some remote working.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and keen to increase the diversity of our team.
To arrange an informal discussion regarding the role please contact Dr Paul Bayliss, Consultant Clinical Psychologist / Community Psychological Therapies Lead - firstname.lastname@example.org
Main duties of the job
You will hold a clinical caseload, as well as managing and supervising band 7 therapists, trainees and assistant psychologists. You will also provide supervision, consultation and training to staff working in the wider community mental health teams. You will have strong interpersonal and clinical skills and be confident delivering trauma-focused CBT and/or EMDR.
Further CBT or EMDR training will be available as needed, and you will be supported to gain accreditation.
Are you committed to providing remarkable care and service?
Are you passionate about helping people and want to make a difference every day?
We want to meet you!
Southern Health is one of the largest Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health, adult and child community health and learning disabilities. We are committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of abuse and neglect through our 6,500 strong workforce.
Southern Health has over 300 sites across the county and we serve 1.5 million people throughout all stages of their lives. Our aim is to work alongside the people we support (and our health and care partners) to deliver the best possible care and constantly improve.
Here at SHFT we have so much to be proud of:
- Working as a team and supporting each other, we put patients and our staff at the heart of everything we do.
- We have a skilled and diverse workforce and are committed to our staff development, offering bespoke training packages, leadership pathways and career opportunities.
- We offer a variety of benefits such as an amazing pension scheme, generous annual leave, Childcare Choices scheme, many discounts (Blue Light card, The Company Shop, NHS Staff Discounts, cycle to work scheme) and much more.
Come to work with us, together we will provide outstanding treatment and care to improve lives.
Further information about the Trust and this role can be found on the Job Description and Person Specification document attached.
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