Posted November 21, 2023
Job title: Clinical Psychologist
Band: Band 7/8a
Hours: flexible – up to 37.5 hour a week
Salary: £30-35 per hour
Are you a clinical psychologist looking for an exciting new locum position? We’re working with an outstanding NHS Trust in Nottingham who is looking for an individual with HCPC registration to provide a clinical psychology service to adults with intellectual disabilities in the community.
The role includes direct work with individuals; work with families and carers; support to MDT colleagues; contributing to the SSD ID psychology service; teaching, research and service developments.
This post requires the ability to work in a wide variety of contexts, with people who have a wide range of communication styles, and a wide range of psychological and other needs across residential units and day services where patients can be physically challenging.
You will also take responsibility for vulnerable people in situations where other staff are not nearby; and to act appropriately and responsibly so as to minimise risk while providing 1:1 therapies in clinics and in clients’ homes.
The ideal candidate will have recent NHS experience, enhanced DBS and must have right to work in the UK as well as a Doctoral level qualification in clinical psychology.
Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call ‘The Art of Recruitment.’
- Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
- One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
- We’re CPD accredited
- Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
- Referral scheme – receive up to £250 for every allied health professional recommendation
If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.
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