Band 8B Clinical Psychologist
Based in Enfield
The post currently lies within Community Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services integrated with the local authority. The post will be based in the Looked After Children service currently based in Charles Babbage House, with some location within Enfield CAMHS service, based in Bay Tree House. Work may be re-positioned to another area of the service based on service needs. The post will involve induction and supervision of clinicians in other parts of the CAMHS service as well as leading innovation, service development, access management, parent/carer and young person participation, quality, compliance, governance and leadership activities.
The post holder will:
Take a lead role, in partnership and collaboration with senior clinicians, Consultant Lead and operational managers, for developing a range of psychological therapy interventions for children, young people and their families/carers in a community CAMHS setting. Manage and supervise the work of psychological therapies staff within the borough service.
Work autonomously within professional guidelines and exercise responsibility for the systematicgovernance of psychological therapy practice within the borough service, in collaboration and under the supervision of the lead for psychological therapies. To utilise research skills for audit, policy and service development and research. To propose and implement policy changes within the borough based CAMHS service and Trust wide CAMHS forums.
The post holder will also provide clinical oversight, in collaboration with operational managers and senior clinicians, of the service intake/access process to ensure a timely and appropriate allocation of referrals for assessment and treatment.If you or anyone you know may be interested, please apply or contact me via the below for more information:
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