Lead Psychologist

  • Job Reference: 00096069-1
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Abergavenny, Gwent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you an experienced Lead Psychologist looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better? Join the team at Ty Gwyn Hall and enjoy support from a regional network of healthcare professionals.

You will be work at Ty Gwyn Hall, a rehabilitation and recovery service for people who have been diagnosed with a range of mental health conditions. Working as part of the experienced multi-disciplinary team, you will support service users through every stage of their recovery journey within the hospital's five individual units.

As a Lead Psychologist, you will be responsible for individual and group interventions, diagnostic and cognitive assessments, MDT working, risk assessments, facilitate staff reflective practice sessions and will be requested to design and deliver training.

A range of training opportunities are available that can see your career grow and you achieve your career aspirations.

Your responsibilities will include:

Directly, or through the provision of supervision, to make highly skilled evaluations and decisions about treatment options taking into account both theoretical and therapeutic models and highly complex factors concerning historical and developmental processes that have shaped the individual, family or group.
To ensure clear systems are in place (and are followed) to process and manage new referrals/admissions.
To support/supervise other departmental members in the assessment, formulation and case management of therapeutic work.
To develop and support appropriate systems for the effective running of the Psychology service in line with clinical governance standards, professional standards and departmental procedures.
To be successful in this role, you'll need:

BPS accredited
HCPC Registered
Previous experience with supporting women and/or mental healthWhat you will get:

Annual salary between £50,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity PackageThere is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.

Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure