• South West England
  • Contract
  • Band 7
  • 38 - 55 per hour

Athona is currently recruiting for an experienced CAMHS Psychologist for an ongoing contract.

For this role you will act as a ‘gate keeper’ to admissions on paediatric wards for young people presenting in mental health crisis and following deliberate self-harm. You will be able to recognise appropriate need for use of the mental health act and escalate your concerns around this. You will be a point of contact for multi-agencies in safeguarding young people from harm, including the use of a multi-agency safeguarding approach.

This role is ongoing and full time and the successful candidate will need to be HCPC registered.

For more information or to apply to this position, please contact Charlie Naylor on 01277 286024 or e-mail charlie.naylor@athona.com.

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  • Job Reference: CN023