Psychologist – forensic

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychologist to work within a forensic service in Manchester who have an overall CQC rating of “Good.”

Role snapshot:

The candidate appointed will be joining an MDT within a medium secure service for adult clients who present with various severities of complex mental health needs. Presentations include self-harm, challenging and aggressive behaviours, drug and alcohol problems and/or history of sexual offending.

Th post holder will provide assessments, develop care plans, and provide therapeutic interventions including schema therapy, CAT and DBT.

Contract type – permanent

Hours – full time, subject to applications part time may be considered.

Salary – £40,000 – £55,0FTE

Experience required:

Clinical, Counselling and Forensic Psychologists applying will have experience working with complex mental health needs and an interest in working in a secure service, previous forensic experience is not mandatory. HCPC registration is required.

Why Shire Healthcare?

You will be working with Lena Antoniou, a healthcare recruitment consultant with 16 years experience, 10 years of which recruiting solely within Psychology and therefore offering specialist knowledge and a passion for this industry. Lena can offer support and advice with CV writing, bespoke interview preparation and tips along with sound knowledge of the employer, the role, and their ethos.

Reference ID: 920 

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