Location
Priory Hospital Bristol, Heath House Lane, Stapleton, BS16 1EQ
Priory Group Division
Healthcare
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£45,000 Per annum
Hours
37.5 hrs p/wk
Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

 

Job Advert Location Description

Priory Hospital Bristol offers calming and recovery focused inpatient treatment for up to 86 service users as well as day care and outpatient services. Personalised treatment programmes are delivered by our multidisciplinary team, specialising in the management and treatment of acute and complex mental health problems.

Job Advert Role Description

The post holder will be responsible for the development and delivery of psychological services to patients between 12 to 18 years old, detained in the newly developed Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Bristol. Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare, enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

The post holder will identify and deliver appropriate and relevant treatments and interventions within the given field of therapy, in order to promote and develop the mental, emotional, physical and social well-being of the patients; liaising with family and carers. Successful candidates will have postgraduate doctoral level training in Clinical Psychology, and experience in working with patients 12 to 18 years old.  

 

We are looking for colleges who share our values:

•           Putting people first - We put the needs of our service users above all else.

•           Being a family - We support our colleagues, our service users and their families when they need us most.

•           Acting with integrity - We are honest, transparent and decent. We treat each other with respect.

•           Striving for excellence - for over 140 years, we have been trusted by our service users with their care. We take this trust seriously and constantly strive to improve the services we provide.

•           Being positive - We see the best in our service users and each other and we strive to get things done. We never give up and we learn from our mistakes.

 

Experiences:

•           Previous experience within a healthcare setting desirable

•           A strong sense of responsibility & ownership

•           Willingness to learn

•           Effective communication skills

•           Flexibility and strong “can do” attitude

•           Quality orientation

 

What we offer:

•           Free on-site parking

•           Starting 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increased up to 30 days dependant on length of service)

•           Birthday Holiday - (Yes an extra day’s holiday for your birthday!)

•           Onsite highly subsidised restaurants

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Comprehensive continued personal development training

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           Enhanced Disclosure check paid

•           SMART Childcare Vouchers

•           SMART Pension

•           Employee referral scheme

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description
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