Role: Highly Specialist ClinicalPsychologist
Salary/Benefits: Generous package available up to £60,000 depending on experience
Hours: Full or Part time will be considered per application
Location:Based across the below:
* Purbeck View School, Swanage
* The Forum School, Blandford Forum
* Cambian Wing College, Bournemouth
* Lufton College, Yeovil
* Grateley House School, Andover, Hampshire
** We will also speak to sessional Psychologist to support the ongoing needs whilst we recruit to these roles**
We all know that the Coronavirus is changing the way we go about our everyday lives but, at The Cambian Group, there is one thing that doesn’t change – our absolute commitment to the children and young people in our care.
The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation, and learning disabilities, is looking for a dedicated, caring individuals to join the company as a psychologist.
We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.
The role will involve the assessment, formulation and treatment of the young people’s psychological needs. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, nursing, psychiatry, care and education. As a senior member of the therapy team, the post-holder will be expected to contribute to service development and work closely with other psychologists within the region to continually improve service provision
You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our young people you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.
Dependant on your experience you may be required to supervise other Mental Health Practitioners, Clinical Psychology Trainees, Healthcare Students, and Assistants.
In addition to your consultation role to the homes you will also be providing specialist assessments of children and young people within the residential setting and creating regular psychological reports.
These assessments will inform your input to the care homes and also to the children who may require you to offer direct 1-1 long term therapy.
Further duties are described in the attached Job Description.
To be successful in this role you will be excited by the Cambian vision and values and will relish an opportunity to make a difference. You will need to be a clear communicator, well organised, confident and capable of managing a complex caseload in a demanding environment. Experience of supervising others and providing training to multi-disciplinary staff is required.
ASD, Learning Disability and/or CAMHS experience preferred.
Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer