Clinical / Counselling Psychologist - Band 7/Band 8A



Clinical / Counselling Psychologist - Band 7/Band 8A

Clinical / Counselling Psychologist - Band 7/Band 8A.

Please indicate on your application which post you are applying for:

Post 1 33.75 Permanent

Post 2 22.5 Fixed Term to 31/3/21

We have vacancies for Clinical or Counselling Psychologists to join our well-established Adult Mental Health Psychology team of psychological therapists. We are looking for people with initiative and enthusiasm who will join us in ongoing evidence-based service re-design and development to best meet the needs of our patients.

The team (including Clinical & Counselling Psychologists, Clinical Associates in Applied Psychology and CBT therapists) is led by Consultant Clinical Psychologists. A mix of permanent and fixed-term sessions is available across two of our locality services, which provide clinics across south-west Fife, Kirkcaldy and Levenmouth, delivering a range of interventions within a tiered approach to service delivery.

The post-holders will have access to regular clinical and managerial supervision as well as opportunities for additional peer support.

This is an opportunity to join a large area-wide Psychology Service that includes all the major clinical specialties. The department is friendly, research-active and maintains a vigorous CPD programme. It has well-established links with the Universities of Edinburgh, Stirling and Dundee and provides placements for DClinPsychol trainees and trainees doing a range of clinically-based Masters programmes.

For fixed term posts applications on a secondment basis will be considered providing you have prior agreement from your current line manager.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Rowena McElhinney or Dr Tom Bacon, on telephone numberor or

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right t...

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