An exciting opportunity has become available for a newly qualified clinical psychologist to join the CYP Community Eating Disorder Service. The team are an established multi-disciplinary service offering assessment, formulation and treatment to children and young people with moderate to severe eating disorders or disordered eating. The role offers the successful candidate a unique opportunity to access development opportunities in this specialist area of work including additional training, mentoring and supervision. The successful candidate will have a development plan into the role of Senior Clinical Psychologist within the service.
There is also an additional vacancy of full time fixed term maternity leave cover.
Main duties of the job
Offer Psychological Interventions to children, young people and carers.
Provide assessment, develop formulations and treatment interventions.
Work as part of an established multi-disciplinary team.
Develop and be part of group work intervention.
Provide audit and research opportunities.
NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools.We also provide health services to various prisons and detention centres in Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire.
Job description Job responsibilities
For further information on the advertised role, please refer to the job description located under the Supporting Documents heading. The full person specification can be accessed under the About You Section of the document.
Person Specification Education Essential
- Graduate at doctorate level in clinical or counselling psychology
- Passion to develop in the area of eating disorders
- Experience in CAMHS services
- Evidence of multiple placements through training
- Evidence of wishing to develop
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