Band 7 Clinical/Counselling Psychologist Stroke, Neuro and ABI

  • Job Reference: SS0403191
  • Date Posted: 4 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: Wales
  • Salary: £32.00 to £33.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Psychological Therapies > Clinical Psychologist
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 7 qualified Clinical Psychologist to work in into Stroke, Neurological Conditions and ABI services near to Brecon.

Our clients are looking for candidates to start ASAP on a Part Time basis and are offering an initial contract of six months. There is a high chance of extensions beyond this initial contract period. The starting pay rate is £32 per hour and the working pattern will be three days per week.

The role will include both hospital and community work, emphasising emotional adjustment, although Neuropsychology can be developed.

Requirements of the Clinical Psychology vacancy:

All applicants must have a relevant qualification in Clinical Psychology - for example, a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology - and preferably some post-qualification experience within the NHS or private sector. The roles and responsibilities of this placement will include:

*Provide specialist psychological assessments of clients based upon the appropriate use, interpretation and integration of complex psychological data from a variety of sources
*Formulate and implement psychological treatment plans for individuals and provide support for families and carers within a Learning Disabilities setting
*Ensure high professional standards are met and provide risk assessments for individual patients
*Liaise with other healthcare professionals involved with the psychological treatment of patients
*Attend clinical supervision in order to develop skills and experience

Benefits of working with Maxxima:

*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas. We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Clinical Psychology position please contact us now by clicking the apply button. Alternatively, please call Sam on 020 7749 8282 or email

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our Psychological Therapies team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive. The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.