Clinical Psychologist or Psychotherapist

Recruiter
COLMERS SCHOOL
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Full Time (term time only) Job Share /Part Time may be considered
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Expires
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Clinical Psychologist or Psychotherapist to continue to develop the emotional wellbeing services on offer to young people in our progressive school.

Applicants must be qualified Clinical Psychologists or Psychotherapists and be registered and/or accredited by the appropriate professional body (ACP,BPS, UKCP, BACP, and HCPC).

They must be experienced in assessing, formulating and intervening therapeutically with young people and their families, providing evidence based interventions as and when appropriate. They will be experienced in providing both one to one and group based interventions with young people and their families. They will provide specialist advice, consultation and training to school staff and be confident liaising with professionals from health and social care. They will be expected to manage their own case load, work autonomously and within professional guidelines. They must be able to fully demonstrate the effectiveness of their interventions through the rigorous evaluation of the therapeutic service they offer. They will be responsible for the strategic planning and ongoing development of their service.

Opportunities for applicants own professional CPD / Supervision will be made available

Colmers is any over-subscribed school on the south west outskirts of Birmingham.

Colmers School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the

welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.