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  • Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist Salford
  • NHS in Salford, , United Kingdom
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  • 2 weeks ago

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Job summary

Clinical Psychologist - Older Adult Specialty Band 7/8a depending upon experience - 1.0 wte

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a clinical psychologist with enthusiasm and interest in working with older people to join a friendly and supportive community mental health team. This post offers a varied and positive opportunity for a qualified Clinical Psychologist to work in a team which has both direct work and systemic ways of working.
Main duties of the job

The Salford Older Adult Community Mental Health team offers support to older people living in Salford with both organic and functional difficulties. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to work with our team to provide specialist psychological assessments, formulation and interventions to older people and their families. The psychologist already in post uses a range of psychological models; CBT, MBT, CAT informed work, CFT, ACT and family work. As well as direct therapeutic work, the successful candidate will... support team interventions for individuals living with dementia. This can be through supporting care coordinators with formulation meetings, care home intervention and support to family carers. There will also be opportunities for consultation work and training both internal and with external staff teams, as well as being involved with service developments and audit.
About us

Greater Manchester Mental Health (GMMH) Foundation Trust employs over6,400members of staff, who deliver services from more than160locations.

We provide inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bolton, the city of Manchester, Salford,Trafford and the borough of Wigan, and a wide range of specialist mental health and substance misuse services across Greater Manchester, the north west of England and beyond.

Greater Manchester is one of the world's most innovative, original and exciting places to live and work. From the beauty of the surrounding countryside to the heart of the vibrant inner city with great shopping, entertainment and dining options.

Wherever you go you will experience a great northern welcome with people famed for their warmth, humour and generosity.

Our people enjoy their work, have opportunities to learn and develop their skills and are encouraged to generate new ideas that improve care for our service users.
Date posted

05 June 2024
Pay scheme

Agenda for change
Band

Band 7
Salary

£43,742 to £57,349 a year per annum, pro rata
Contract

Permanent
Working pattern

Full-time
Reference number

437-6314742
Job locations

Humphrey Booth Resource Centre

Worsley Road, Swinton

Salford

M27 5WW

Job description Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description and person specification

Staff benefits
• Pay Enhancements 30% additional for Evenings (8pm onwards) and Saturdays and 60% additional for Sundays and Bank holidays.
• 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 days after 10 years
• Excellent pension
• Cycle to work scheme
• Salary sacrifice car scheme
• Wellbeing programme
• Blue Light Card Discounts
Job description Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description and person specification

Staff benefits
• Pay Enhancements 30% additional for Evenings (8pm onwards) and Saturdays and 60% additional for Sundays and Bank holidays.
• 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 days after 10 years
• Excellent pension
• Cycle to work scheme
• Salary sacrifice car scheme
• Wellbeing programme
• Blue Light Card Discounts
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
• Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
• Undergraduate degree in Psychology
Desirable
• Additional training in therapeutic modality
Experience Essential
• Some previous experience of working clinically with Older People
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
• Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
• Undergraduate degree in Psychology
Desirable
• Additional training in therapeutic modality
Experience Essential
• Some previous experience of working clinically with Older People
Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
Additional information Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
Employer details Employer name

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHSFT
Address

Humphrey Booth Resource Centre

Worsley Road, Swinton

Salford

M27 5WW

Employer's website

https://www.gmmh.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)
Employer details Employer name

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHSFT
Address

Humphrey Booth Resource Centre

Worsley Road, Swinton

Salford

M27 5WW

Employer's website

https://www.gmmh.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab
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