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Clinical Psychologist – Perinatal


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Clinical Psychologist – Perinatal

Reference: 2130
Date posted: 13.05.2021
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Essex
Temporary/ locum
£23.00 - £24.00 (Hourly)
Band 7
Sub-sector
Psychology
Professions
Clinical psychologist
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Description

Pulse is now seeking to recruit a band 7 Clinical Psychologist to join our clients NHS trust, based in Essex. This is a full-time locum position, available to start as soon as possible, working full time hours each week for an initial 12 week period. The candidate appointed will be joining the Perinatal team, to participate in the provision of inpatient & outpatient Psychological Services to mothers with acute perinatal mental health difficulties.  

Duties will include:

  • To be responsible for the systematic provision of Specialist Clinical Psychological Services to mothers with acute perinatal mental health difficulties referred to the Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Team and those admitted to the mother and baby unit (MBU).
  • To undertake high quality direct (assessment and therapeutic) and indirect (consultative, advisory and evaluative) specialist psychology interventions within Specialist Perinatal Community Mental Health Service taking substantial professional responsibility and exercising autonomous judgement in their professional practice.
  • To be regularly responsible for providing training placements for trainee clinical psychologists in this specialism.

Skills and experience needed:

  • Good honours degree in Psychology
  • Post-graduate doctorate in clinical psychology (or its equivalent) asaccredited by the BPS/ HCPC
  • Relevant specialist training in the skills required for the speciality area.
  • Clinical supervision training for supervision of Doctoral trainees onplacement
  • Breakaway training or equivalent
  • Experience of working as a qualified specialist clinical psychologist for aminimum of two years in Adult Mental Health
  • Experience of minimum 50 hours specialist clinical supervision in Adult Mental Health
  • Experience of supervision psychological work

In return Pulse, can offer you:

  • Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
    Access to high-quality voluntary training
    Access to exclusive vacancies
    Regional compliance team of training phlebotomists
    Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
    An assigned consultant
    Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
    Flexible hours to meet your needs, part or full time
    £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*

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