Head of Psychology – residential

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a Head of Psychology to join a nationwide provider supporting children in residential homes across the country.

*Hybrid role, including national travel when required*

Role snapshot:

The candidate appointed will designimplement and oversee the therapy service. They will measure team performance, produce, and deliver information reports to be shared with divisional MDs and other senior leadership.

Additionally, they will line manage a team of psychologists/psychotherapists and ensure compliance with KPIs are maintained. This also includes identifying any areas of improvement.

Contract type – permanent

Hours – full time only , 37.5 hours per week

Salary – Up to £75,000 FTE depending on experience

Experience required:

Psychologists applying will have HCPC registration as a Clinical/Counselling/Forensic/ Educational Psychologist along with experience working with children and young people. You will have the ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines. You will hold a strong record of achievement against KPI’s in a similar environment, have the ability to negotiate and challenge, be team oriented and result focused.

Why Shire Healthcare?

As an experienced recruiter to services across the nation, we understand the complex nature of Psychological Therapies and can draw on years of experience to ensure you are offered a bespoke service and any offer of employment is representative of your skills and experience.

If you are interested in this role and wish to find out more then please apply today and one of our consultants will be in touch.

Not for you? Refer those that meet the criteria, and you will receive a referral bonus, as our way of saying thank you.

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