Applied Psychologist (Clinical/Counselling)

Recruiter
Smithson Gray
Location
Bedford
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Applied Psychologist (Clinical/Counselling)
Bedford
Circa GBP45,000 per year depending on experience
Full Time

Smithson Gray are delighted to be working with one of the leading Mental Health and Learning Disabilities group within the UK to assist them finding an Applied Psychologist to work at their Therapeutic Hospital in Bedford

The Service
The service cares for patients detailed under the mental health act, including those who may have a forensic history, exhibit challenging behaviour or require a period of assessment and treatment. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading and innovative care provider in the
UK.

The Role
The service specialises in autism and their homes cater for people across the spectrum - from learning disabilities through to Asperger's. The job role will therefore be interesting and varied as you offer support to the home teams in areas such as risk assessments, support planning, managing anxieties and dealing with behaviours which challenge. You will join a small but specialised team who have considerable experience in this area, there is the expectation that some evening work may be required at times. The post involves assessment, diagnosis and intervention for adults and young people.

Requirements
•HCPC Registration
•1 + years' experience as an Applied Psychologist
•Experience with Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

Package
My client is looking to pay a salary of cGBP45,000 per year depending on experience plus benefits which will be discussed further at interview.

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