ARGYLL & BUTE HSCP
LOCHGILPHEAD OR HELENSBURGH
£40,428 - £48,514 (PRO RATA)
FIXED TERM UNTIL NOVEMBER 2018
FIXED TERM DUE TO SHORT TERM FUNDING
An opportunity has arisen for a fixed term appointment (until November 2018) of a Clinical Psychologist, Band 8a for 18.75 hours per week. The post is within the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service and the successfully appointee could be based in either Helensburgh or Lochgilphead.
The post holder will provide expert, prioritised, comprehensive specialist clinical psychology services throughout Argyll and Bute CHP to children and young people with psychological health needs and their families. The post holder will have sole and autonomous responsibility for managing their day-to-day clinical psychology caseload within Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
They will formulate and deliver responsive and preventive psychological interventions (including assessments) at individual and systemic level, provide consultations, supervision and training to staff working with the above client group (including trainee clinical psychologists) in a health, educational, social work, or voluntary agency context, assess the service needs within this context and the geographical area, and develop new aspects of the service as appropriate.
Separate sessions will be provided for children who have chronic diseases.
Informal enquiries: Brian Reid, Locality Manager, Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership, Tel: 01546 605517 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website: http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/discover
Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - email@example.com
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote job reference number 17ab/013 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.
The closing date is 1st February 2017