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Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist

Band 8a

Main area
Clinical/Counselling Psychology, Adult Mental Health
Grade
Band 8a
Contract
12 months (Fixed term / Secondment until 31/3/2022)
Hours
Part time - 30 hours per week
Job ref
367-EAN-4352-C
Site
Saffron Ground, Ditchmore Lane, Stevenage, SG1 3LJ
Town
Stevenage
Salary
£45,753 - £51,668 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
30/04/2021 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/

We are looking to recruit either a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist grade 8a, 0.8 WTE (30 hours per week). This is a fixed term / secondment opportunity until 31.3.2022.  The post holder will work primarily from the team base in Stevenage, although will work as part of a quadrant wide team provide services across North Hertfordshire.  The post holder will be involved in the assessment and treatment of adults of working age, who present with a wide range of mental health problems and personality disorders, and will provide a blend of both individual and group work. The post holder will be encouraged to develop their skills in supervising and consulting to the wider team. The team regularly offer a training placement to a trainee from the University of Hertfordshire with whom we have close links.  Support and supervision will be provided by a more senior member of the psychological therapies team and you will join a group of clinicians who meet regularly to discuss therapeutic issues as well as service related developments.

This is an exciting time for Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation NHS Trust.  We are proud that National Surveys consistently show that our staff recommend working for us.   Rated ‘Outstanding’ by CQC, HPFT values and seeks to support our staff in their development.

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
Dr Nicola Green
Job title
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Email address
nicola.green@nhs.net
Telephone number
01438 792000