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Clinical or Forensic Psychologist




Priory Hospital Norwich, Ellingham Road, Attleborough, Norfolk NR17 1AE

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£40000 to £50000 DOE



Job Advert - Division Information


Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Location Description

Priory Hospital Norwich is our new acute service which was opened in June 2020. In last 18 months we have invested heavily in Priory Hospital Norwich in order to revitalise or service and ensure that we put our patients at the centre of everything we do. We are currently in the process of a phased opening and are looking for candidates who are committed to being a part of our long term journey. We are a busy acute unit aiming to offer a high standard of care and deliver great outcomes for patients. We are looking for a clinical/counselling Psychologist to work within our acute service which cater for patients from throughout the UK.

Job Advert Role Description

 The role includes managing a caseload, working with patients both individually and in a group setting, and attending MDT meetings, family meetings and case conferences. The ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team is of key importance.

You must be registered with HCPC.


As an Acute Hospital we can offer you the opportunity to develop your skills in a supportive environment and in-house training opportunities are provided for staff at all levels.


We are looking for someone who:

Is registered with the HCPC as a Psychologist.

Has some experience of working within mental health.

Has training in clinical and psychological psychometrics

Has skills in individual and group work and in programme planning.

Has skills in the use of complex methods of psychological assessment to inform the psychological formulation and intervention.

Has well developed skills in the ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, complex, highly technical and / or clinically sensitive information

Has some experience of representing psychology within the context of multi-disciplinary care.


To recognise your hard work, we would like to offer you:

An excellent careers pathway – there are plenty of career opportunities within Priory for you to explore and progress within.

25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays pro rata

An extra day annual leave for your birthday!  - Because we believe no one should have to work on their birthday.

Access to our Priory Perks app – save your-self money at lots of high street retailers, restaurants and other services.

Comprehensive induction - we want you to be the best you can be in your new role and we invest the time to make sure you understand what that role is and how you can be successful in it.

Wellbeing initiatives at site – whilst you care for our clients, we care for you and your wellbeing.


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.


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.

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