Qualified Psychologist - CAMHS
Ref: CYG33091

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Joyce Parker, CV2 4FN
£45,000 - £50,000pa DOE
Full Time
Closing date
Wednesday 22 November 2023

Are you an outstanding Qualified Psychologist with a passion for delivering high quality care?

Cygnet have been providing a national network of specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

With us, you’ll have the chance to progress your career as part of a dynamic, supportive team.

We need a Clinical / Forensic or Counselling Psychologist who’s passionate about helping people with a range of complex mental health needs.

Maximising positive outcomes & recovery for our service users is a challenging, satisfying vocation.

So if you care about making a difference – every day – we want to hear from you.

Cygnet Joyce Parker Hospital:

Cygnet Joyce Parker Hospital is our state-of-the-art Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) hospital in Coventry.

Pixie Ward - General Adolescent:

Pixie Ward is our 14 bed general adolescent acute service, providing support for young people, male and female. The service is focused on helping them return home and is dedicated to helping young people maintain their school placements, if possible. Admissions can be either formal or informal. Pixie Ward is now open and accepting referrals.

Your day-to-day…

  • Work as a team Psychologist within a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
  • Carry out psychological assessments & provide therapy to individuals & groups
  • Collaboratively develop care plans with the MDT
  • Provide training & supervision to colleagues & consultation to teams
  • Evaluate the service, contribute to its development & carry out clinical research
  • Disseminate outcomes via conference presentations & publications.

We are looking for someone who is... 

  • A HCPC registered Clinical / Forensic or Counselling Psychologist with experience in a forensic or mental health setting
  • Experience working within a CAMHS service or a keen interest of working with Adolescents.
  • Passionate about working with people with a range of complex mental health needs
  • Preferably trained in complex therapies such as Schema focused, Cognitive Analytical & DBT
  • Capable of treating difficulties such as self-harm, physical & verbal aggression, history of sexual offending & drug & alcohol problems.

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Strong career progression opportunities into management roles
  • Monthly reflective practice, & support with CPD opportunities
  • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount saving.

Please note, successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Ready to make a positive change?
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