HCPC Psychologist

  • North West of England
  • £45000 - £55000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Band 7

Posted May 16, 2024

Job Description

Currently we have an excellent permanent job opportunity for a part time Psychologist to work within a residential service covering both eating disorders and acute wards. The service specialises in psychological interventions to meet the needs of complex and often challenging patients with a range of mental health presentations.

Salary: Up to £16,133 (FTE up to £55k)

Position: HCPC Registered Psychologist

Hours: 11

Setting: Eating Disorders & Acute

Location: Preston

For this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing, delivering, and evaluating psychological treatment plans using a person-centered approach to help patients achieve their positive life goals and optimal functioning.
  • Independently facilitate weekly 1:1 sessions with all patients, requiring substantial experience in treating Eating Disorders.
  • Facilitate group therapy sessions, applying experience and expertise in group dynamics and therapy.
  • Engage in direct and indirect clinical work, contributing to multidisciplinary team (MDT) decision-making processes.
  • Participate in staff training and supervision to ensure high standards of care and support.
  • Communicate effectively with the clinical team, patients, and wider community agencies to ensure coordinated care.
  • Evaluate and contribute to the development of key aspects of the service, enhancing its overall effectiveness.
  • Demonstrate enhanced organizational skills and the ability to work independently and proactively.

What benefits are on offer?

  • Up to 25 days of annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Complimentary parking at all locations
  • Health and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Pension scheme with employer contributions.
  • SMART Pensions
  • Cycle scheme
  • Computing scheme – Purchase the latest technology at retail prices through salary exchange
  • Access exclusive shopping discounts for online and in-store purchases
  • GymFlex

What can Athona offer you?

  • Experts in the psychology sector offering a professional and supportive service
  • Nationwide vacancies available in the NHS, Charities, Social Enterprises and private sector
  • Provide support from start to finish, including negotiations on terms and onboarding
  • Overseas support for candidates not familiar with the UK
  • A supportive team who truly care about your career, taking the time to understand your needs and help you achieve your aspirations
  • Support beyond placement, making sure you’re happy with your new job and it continues to fulfils your career goals.

Interested? Simply apply above today to enjoy these excellent career prospects and reap the rewards of making a real difference to others, every day.

If you are interested in learning more about this job role or any other opportunities through Athona, get in touch with Lewis on 01277 245909 or drop an email to lewis.miller@athona.com

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