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Band 7 CAMHS Clinical Psychologist (South Glos)

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CAMHS Clinical Psychologist
Band 7
Permanent: Substantive
37.5 hours per week (Full-time 37.5 hours per week)
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Kingswood Hub
£38,890 - £44,503
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Band 7 CAMHS Clinical Psychologist

37.5 hours per week (will consider part-time hours, minimum 3 days, for successful candidate)

We are looking for a motivated Clinical Psychologist to join our South Gloucestershire CAMHS locality team based at Kingswood Hub and Patchway Hub.

You will have be qualified and registered as a Clinical Psychologist. You will also have experience of working with children and young people, preferably within a community CAMHS service and/or significant experience within adult mental health services.

We are a supportive, experienced and progressive multi-disciplinary team. We offer individual, family and group interventions which may be time limited or longer term therapies according to need. You will have the opportunity to develop skills assessing children, young people and families and ensuring they receive evidence based and effective interventions in a timely manner.

You will also have the opportunity to contribute to our specialist clinics such as the Eating Disorder, Autism assessment, Specialist Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Also to provide clinical supervision and contribute to psychology trainees. You will receive regular clinical and management supervision and access to continued professional development.

South Gloucestershire CAMHS has radically transformed in recent years evidenced by our recent improved CQC rating to Good. This includes significantly improved waiting times; fantastic team skill mix and opportunities for innovative practice. A recent example is producing a series of professionally filmed videos to provide an online group and resources for young people with emotional dysregulation. We also strive to provide compassionate leadership as we recognize the importance of staff well-being. As part of the wider local CAMHS service we are moving towards an I-Thrive approach to ensure our service is more responsive, accessible and effective.

The Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP) is proud to be included in the Inclusive Top 50 UK Employers. We recognize the positive value of diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

We welcome potential applicants to make contact to discuss the opportunities of this role

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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

Michelle Blackler
Job title
Clinical Service Manager
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Additional information

Michelle Blackler - Clinical Service Manager for South Glos CAMHS

01454 862 431 or m.blackler@nhs.net

Lisa Hughes - Senior Clinical Psychologist, South Glos CAMHS

01454 862 431 or lisa.hughes27@nhs.net