Osa Healthcare Recruitment are supporting our client to recruit a Clinical Psychologist to work in an
organisation that provides a unique service by combining care, education and therapy for its young
About the Role:
We are looking to appoint a Clinical Psychologist with experience working with looked-after children and ideally experience in residential care or in-patient CAMHS. The role will include providing a highly specialist clinical psychology service to young people with Emotional and Behavioural difficulties within a bespoke brand new Children’s home.
Your responsibilities will include developing psychological formations for the children in our care toguide further assessment and prioritise intervention needs as well as evaluating and making decisions about different psychological interventions based upon the psychological formulations, riskassessments, and evidence-based research.
You will work directly with the children in our care providing a highly specialist clinical psychology service.You will provide regular therapeutic consultation and guidance to staff, as well as provide teaching and training to staff around attachment, trauma, and mental health issues.
You will actively contribute to care plans in order to provide co-ordinated psychological care for the children in our care.
You will attend clinical supervision in line with HCPC and BPS guidance on clinical supervision.
Successful applicants will need:
Highly developed communication skills (both verbally and written), with the ability to communicate highly complex, sensitive information to children, families, and other professionals.
Experience with children, young people, and their families
Doctorate or equivalent qualification in clinical or counselling psychology
Skills and experience in complex psychological assessment, intervention, and management.
Training and development opportunities are provided to support you in developing your career in an award winning organization.