Clinical Psychologist - The Forum School
Role: Clinical Psychologist
Salary: Up to £61,200 per annum
Fixed Term: Full time 40 hours per week
Location: Grateley, Andover and Blandford Forum Dorset
The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation, and learning disabilities, is looking for a dedicated, caring individual to join the company as a psychologist.
We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.
The Forum School is a 38-52 weeks school and home for children and young people diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Grateley House School is a residential school for young people aged 9-19 who have a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome and other associated difficulties.
The role will involve the assessment, formulation, and treatment of the young people’s psychological needs. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, mental health practitioner, care, and education. As a senior member of the therapy team, the post-holder will be expected to contribute to service development at the college and work with other psychologists within the region to continually improve service provision.
Full induction training is given. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our young people you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.
To be successful in this role you will be excited by the Cambian vision and values and will relish an opportunity to make a difference. You will need to be a clear communicator, well-organised, confident and capable of managing a complex caseload in a demanding environment. Experience of supervising others and providing training to multi-disciplinary staff is required.
Learning Disability and/or CAMHS experience preferred. Supervision experience preferred.
Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.
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