Psychologist – step 4

Shire Healthcare are recruiting for a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist to work for a step 4 adult mental health services in Basildon, Brentwood and Bllericay.

*Hybrid working available*

Role summary

The candidate appointed will be joining an adult step 4 service working with general mental health presentations, with a high number of trauma and personality disorder cases. The successful candidate will conduct assessments, including risk assessments, and deliver therapeutic interventions on a 121 and group basis. Interventions may include CAT, EMDR, CBT, IPT, DIT, MBT and DBT.

Contract type – permanent

Hours – full time (minimum of 3 days per week will be considered)

Salary – £43,500 – £49,600 FTE

Experience required:

Candidates applying will have HCPC registration as a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist along with additional training in either Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT), Eye-Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis (CBT-P), Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy (DIT), Mentalisation Based Therapy (MBT) or Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). Sound experience working in adult secondary care, specifically trauma and personality disorders, is required.

Why Shire Healthcare?

You will be working with Lena Antoniou, a healthcare recruitment consultant with 17 years experience, 11 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.

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