Clinical Psychologist Uk Sponsorship Available

February 7, 2024
£55 - £55 / year

Job Description

 

Summary

We are looking for a Clinical Psychologist to join our Psychology department at the Langford Centre and work 37.5 hours per week on our acute wards.

The Langford Centre, located in Bexhill on Sea, is a highly rated mental health institution that treats 76 service users with various disorders across six wards.

As a Clinical Psychologist, you will provide a specialised service, conducting examinations and evaluations to apply psychological interventions. Allowing for the effective execution of our psychology programme.

The responsibilities of the clinical psychologist position include:

o You will be in charge of conducting psychological interviews, extracting data from self-report measures, rating scales, psychometrics (where applicable), direct and indirect structured observations, and so on.
o Conduct psychotherapy assessments.
o You must be adept at risk assessment and management.
o You will be responsible for administering and evaluating psychological exams, as well as providing sensitive comments.
o Develop and implement strategies for formal psychotherapy intervention and/or management of a client’s mental health issues.
o To be in charge of assessing, developing, and implementing psychotherapy programmes in a given clinical area.

A complete list of responsibilities is available upon request.

ABOUT YOU, THE SUCCESSFUL CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST.

ESSENTIAL

o Registration as a psychologist with the HCPC.
o Experience identifying challenging behaviour, determining underlying functions and requirements, and developing behavioural or therapeutic strategies accordingly.
o Proficiency and experience delivering psychometric tests, incorporating results into assessment and formulation, and designing care packages.
• Familiarity with the Care Programme Approach (CPA).
· Experience in indirect clinical practice, such as collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to support therapeutic interventions with service users.

DESIRABLE

o Post-qualification training in one or more therapeutic techniques, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Cognitive Analytic Therapy, Dialectic Behavioural Therapy, and Systemic Psychotherapy.
o Experience working with service users from various ethnic backgrounds.
o Experience teaching, training, and supervising members of other professional groups, such as nurses and therapists.
· Experience leading therapy groups for service users with mental health issues.
o Experience dealing with people in a rehabilitation context.

AS PART OF THE BRAMLEY GROUP, YOU CAN EXPECT

o Training and development opportunities.
o Career advancement opportunities
– reductions on retail items such as food, clothing, and electronics – Holiday travel reductions
– Reduce energy bills – Upskill yourself with virtual, live, and interactive online courses – Support the environment by planting trees and saving turtles!
24/7 confidential counselling

If you’re interested in learning more about the Clinical Psychologist position, please apply today!