Band 8a Psychologist - CAMHS

Location Staffordshire
Discipline: Mental Health
Job type: NHS Locum
Salary: £32 - £34 per hour
Contact name: Amelia Toovey
Contact email:
Job ref: J5721
Startdate: 06/06/2024

Job Details:

Banding: 8a

Working hours: Full time hours

Payment Method: Umbrella Company

Contract Type: Locum

Contract Length: Ongoing

Job Summary:

  • Accountable for own professional practice in the delivery of specialist psychological care to clients with complex mental health conditions and/or learning disabilities which may include challenging behaviours
  • To be compassionate in meeting the needs of clients, their carers and families
  • To promote at all times a positive image of people with mental ill health or learning disabilities

In line with the banding of the post and its service context to:

  • Exercise supervisory/professional responsibility for other psychological therapists
  • Provide leadership in multi-disciplinary training and development
  • Provide leadership in service audit and development
  • Provide leadership in service evaluation and research
  • Ensure that a psychological perspective is brought to service redesign and cultural change

Essential Candidate Criteria:

  • Doctorate in Psychology
  • HCPC Registered
  • Right to work in the UK

Blackstone Benefits:

✅Assigned specialised recruitment consultant

✅Access to exclusive and flexible UK locum and permanent jobs

✅Complete onboarding support

✅Framework Rates

✅Informed tailored career advice

✅Personalised job alerts

✅Unlimited referral bonus

✅Prompt payroll

For further information on this role, please contact Amelia Toovey at Blackstone Recruitment on the details provided or APPLY now.