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Prinicpal Clinical Psychologist

Band 8b

Main area
Clinical Psychology
Grade
Band 8b
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part Time 30 hours per week
Job ref
337-NP-1549JDC
Site
Willesden Centre for Health and Care, Robson Ave, London NW10 3RY
Town
London Borough of Brent
Salary
£53,906 - £64,628 pa inc. HCA
Closing
24/10/2018 23:59
Interview date
31/10/2018

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals. To find out more about our Trust, why not view our video We are London North West University Healthcare

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

We are looking to recruit a Principal Clinical Psychologist to join our community of Clinical Psychologists working into Stroke and Neurorehabilitation Services at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust.

The post holder will have significant experience of working with people with a wide range of long-term neurological conditions, their families and staff and will have completed or be working towards obtaining the Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology.

Working across inpatient and community neurorehabilitation services in the London Boroughs of Brent and Ealing, the post holder will hold a caseload of complex clinical work and offer clinical leadership including supervision to the two Band 8a Clinical Psychologists working into these services.

They will work alongside the Consultant Clinical Psychologist in Stroke and Neurorehabilitation Services to identify priorities for service development and lead on the development of clinical neuropsychology services within the above settings. We are looking for a psychologist who is able to engage psychologist colleagues, multidisciplinary teams and service users to create an environment where the psychological needs of patients, families and staff are recognised and supported.

The post holder will receive regular clinical and professional supervision from a Consultant Clinical Psychologist working into Stroke and Neurorehabilitation Services, as well as continuing professional development to develop special interests and expertise in line with service and team objectives.

 

Interview date - 31/10/2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

We keen to hear from prospective candidates and encourage you to make contact for an informal discussion or visit.  Please contact: Dr Sara Banks (Consultant Clinical Psychologist) at sara.banks2@nhs.net or on 0208 869 2439.

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020 88692176