Blackstone Recruitment are currently working with a a private company who are a National Provider of Children's Services across the UK.
Our client offer a wide range of services including.
* Specialist Therapeutic Service
* EBD Homes
* Crisis Intervention Service
* Adult Services
They are currently recruiting for a PERMANENT Psychologist (HCPC registered) for a vacancy available in Yorkshire.
The post holder will conduct individualised clinical and psychological assessments, and provide tailored interventions informed by best practice guidance. In an allocated residential home (for children with Autistic Spectrum Conditions) with a small dedicated caseload, the post holder will work closely with care and education colleagues as part of a multidisciplinary team.
The post holder will develop psychological formulations of clients with complex presentations, provide psychological information and advice to others, and contribute towards clients’ individualised care plans. The post holder should have substantial experience of working in clinical and/or forensic settings, and have an interest in working with clients with a range of complex clinical needs and forensic risk concerns. The post holder will have a positive approach towards working with a range of presenting difficulties including; complex trauma and attachment, aggression and violence, deliberate self-injury, acute mental health difficulties, drug and alcohol problems, harmful sexual behaviour and other forensic risk concerns.
The post holder may also be required to contribute to quality assurance, applied research, training development and delivery, or other practice tasks as agreed by the Clinical Lead. The role may include some supervisory responsibilities for junior colleagues.
Essential Criteria for the role:
* HCPC registration as a Psychologist (Counselling, Clinical or Forensic)
* Experience of specialist psychological assessment and treatment of clients a...