If you are a committed Psychologist looking for a rewarding job, where you can make a difference as you develop your expertise? If so, then join St Mary's Hospital in Warrington and enjoy support from a regional network of psychologists.
Working 37.5 hours a week at St Mary's Hospital, you'll be a part of an environment that provides specialised services for people with Acquired Brain Injuries (ABI), progressive neurological conditions, Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and Deaf Mental Health problems, with a layout that enables you to deliver care within a low stimulus, spacious environment.
Reporting to Elizabeth, the Lead Psychologist, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and neuropsychological assessments, MDT working, risk assessment and facilitating staff reflective practice sessions.
As a Psychologist, you will have experience and knowledge in carrying a service user's caseload, including assessing complex needs and designing and delivering specialist psychological treatments to support their care plans.
There is a strong emphasis on teamwork with regular supervision and CPD opportunities available to support you in reaching your career aspirations.
Providing evidence-based psychological assessment
Contributing to MDT care planning and review
Assisting the CPA process
Contributing to audit and research
To be successful in this role, you'll need:
Accredited post-graduate qualification in Clinical, counselling or Forensic Psychology
Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) (or qualification pending)
Post-registration experience is desirable, though not essential
Experience of working with people detained under the Mental Health Act (1983/2007) and in a forensic mental health setting is desirable
What you will get:
Annual salary of £45,000 to £50,000 (DOE)
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off! (Pro Rata)
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Enhanced Maternity Package
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.