Registered Psychologist

Recruiter
Elysium Healthcare
Location
Huyton
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
08 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jun 2021
Ref
J265-2339
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
Are you an experienced Registered Psychologist looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better? Join the team at Victoria Gardens and enjoy support from a regional network of healthcare professionals.

Working 22.5 hours a week, you will join the team at Victoria Gardens, a specialist locked rehabilitation for people with complex mental health needs and behaviours that challenge, as well as a ward for older females. You will support the service to equip service users with the skills required for community living and increased independence.

Reporting directly to the Lead Psychologist, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and cognitive assessments, MDT working and risk assessments. You will also facilitate staff reflective practice sessions and be requested to design and deliver training.

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.

A range of training opportunities are available that can see your career grow and you achieve your career aspirations.

Your responsibilities:

  • Develop evidence base for effective treatment of service users as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Contribute to the development of group work programmes under the co-ordination ,
  • Conduct research in line with the psychology department's service delivery agreement and publish and present work to required standards under the co-ordination of the Lead Psychologist or designated other.

To be successful in this role, you'll need:

  • BPS recognised psychology degrees
  • HCPC Registration
  • Appropriate post-graduate qualifications
  • To be an approved supervisor within the guidelines of the BPS and relevant division
  • Previous experience of conducting research and project working

What you will get:
  • Annual salary of £40,000 - £45,000 Pro Rata
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • 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.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas .

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