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8a Clinical Psychologist

Band 8a

Main area
CAMHS
Grade
Band 8a
Contract
Permanent
Hours
  • Part time
  • Other
22.5 hours per week (22.5 hours per week)
Job ref
367-CAMHS-4944-A
Site
Hoddesdon Health Centre, High Street, Hoddesdon, EN11 8BE
Town
Hoddesdon Herts
Salary
£47,126 - £53,219 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
23/09/2021 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form. 

http://hpft.recruitforvalues.com/

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Clinical Psychologist to join the HPFT CAMHS East team.

HPFT is at the forefront of providing integrated health and social care. The Trust is one of only a handful of mental health trusts in the country to receive a CQC rating of 'OUTSTANDING'.

You will be based in a multi-disciplinary community CAMHS team covering the East quadrant of the county and have the opportunity to work alongside psychotherapists, psychologists, social workers, nursing and psychiatry. You will have HCPC registration. You will provide a highly specialist clinical psychology service within the context of the principles of CAPA (The Choice and Partnership Approach) and CYP-IAPT, providing both Core work and Specific/Specialist work including contributing to provision of a specific model of evidence-based therapeutic intervention across the CAMHS clinics (for example Specialist provision of Systemic Therapy, Child Psychotherapy, CBT, IPT). You will act as a senior clinician in the service and provide supervision to junior and pre-qualified clinicians in the service.

Services for young people in the Trust also include:

Children Looked After Team

Eating Disorders Team

Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team

DBT team

Forensic Adolescent Practitioner service

Adolescent inpatient unit

Home Treatment Team

We have strong links with Children’s Social Care in Hertfordshire, Education services in Hertfordshire, and other Hertfordshire children’s health services, including teams providing Tier 2 CAMHS. 

HPFT has been rated by the CQC as an Outstanding Trust (2019) and Specialist CAMHS has consistently been at the forefront of national developments in child and adolescent mental health, including CYP-IAPT and Mental Health Support Teams in schools.

Trust IDMenopause Friendly EmployerMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Age positiveDisability confident employerCare quality commission - OutstandingStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Brian McGilligan
Job title
Manager
Email address
brian.mcgilligan@nhs.net
Telephone number
01707 364001
Additional information

Dr Emma Karwatzki – Consultant Lead Clinical Psychologist or Brian McGilligan - CAMHS East Manager on 01707 364 001