Band 8a Clinical Psychologist - Forensic - Suffolk

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Pulse is currently recruiting for a Band 8a Forensic Psychologist with assessment and treatment experience, to join a team at a well-established low secure setting NHS trust in Ipswich. The candidate appointed will be available to start as soon as possible. This is a permanent, full time vacancy.


It is essential that the candidate is HCPC registered to be considered for the role.


Duties within this role will include:

  • To provide a specialist psychology service including specialist assessment, treatment, planning, implementation and monitoring of outcomes.
  • To contribute to enabling other staff, service users and carers from diverse backgrounds to flourish by working to create a psychologically safe environment.
  • To provide clinical supervision and consultation as appropriate.
  • To undertake service evaluation, audit and research.
  • To work as an autonomous professional within BPS and HCPC guidelines and codes of conduct.


Experience and skills needed:

  • Relevant degree/qualification
  • Experience in HCR20 risk assessment tool
  • Good teamwork skills and flexibility


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Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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