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Clinical Psychologist

Reference

PRI48891

Location

Woodland View, Showell Lane, Meriden, Coventry, CV7 7HZ

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£45 000

Hours

37.5 hours

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 Role Description

    Woodland View is a 31 bedded rehabilitation and recovery service for adult males. We offer a positive environment to stabilise the symptoms of mental illness, and develop positive self-management and independent skills for a successful discharge into the community.


We are looking for a qualified and experienced Psychologist to work with our male patients. 
As part of your role, you will be responsible for providing high quality clinical assessments.  You will support with the delivery of a full ward programme which will include facilitating groups and managing a case load of patients for individual therapy sessions.
You will be involved in Risk Assessments, the Management of and
Delivery of a full programme for group and individual therapy.
There will be emphasis on providing comprehensive and specialist  assessments, intervention packages to patients to help them develop resilience, make sense of past life events, improve attachment to relationships, make sense of emotional , behavioural and developmental difficulties that can result from experience of abuse, neglect, maltreatment and/or adversity. 
You will have the opportunity to work creatively and flexibly to develop and implement innovative practice and service developments as well as working from established evidence base.
You will also be responsible for completing CPA reports, inputting data on Carenotes, completing a rolling 12 week therapy timetable.  
The successful candidate will display the following attributes:
- Qualified Psychologist with a minimum of 2 years experience in working in mental health services.
- Strong focus on service development, service evaluation, providing psychological consultation, expert opinion, cascading psychological thinking, developing and delivering teaching, training and group work 
- Provide clinical, professional and managerial leadership to the MDT team and ward.
- Be responsible for the day-to-day psychology support. To ensure a high standard of evidence-based psychology care is consistently delivered to patients.
- Ensure that a safe, cost effective service is provided.
- Act as a role model and patient advocate, ensuring a positive patient experience for all.
- Be responsible for Information Governance standards. 
- Promote good relationships with patient, relatives, public, other care organisations and all members of the multidisciplinary care team. 
- Ensure audit compliance (CQC).
- Have good communication skills, both written and verbally.

Based in the picturesque village of Meriden, we offer a number of benefits on site including:-
Free parking
Free meals for all staff
Monthly staff appreciation events
CPD training and development for all staff
Access to Priory benefits including pension scheme amongst many other benefits
 

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

31/08/2021