The Clinical Psychology development post offers a great opportunity for a newly qualified psychologist to progress from a Band 7 into a band 8a Clinical Psychologist.
Core CAMHS is a county wide service offering mental health treatment to the county of Northamptonshire. The service offers assessment, formulation and treatment to those children & young people who present with moderate to severe mental health needs. A welcome award of £5000 pro rata is offered for this post, £2000 within your first salary! A further £2,000 after completing 12 months service followed by £1,000 after completing 18 months.
Main duties of the job
This is an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified psychologist to work within our Core CAMHS service, with the opportunity to develop professionally and progress onto a band 8a as there will be a development plan with support and supervision in place. The successful candidate will be part of a wider multi-professional team which includes Clinical Psychology, Psychiatrists, Therapists, Family Therapists, Nurses, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists.
The service offers different pathways of care and evidence based/informed intervention which will be an excellent opportunity for any successful candidate to receive further training.
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
- Working to complete or has completed doctorate in Clinical Psychology
- Completed placements in various health environments
- Passion to develop in child & adolescent mental health
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