Assistant Psychologist

Recruiter
Lucam Consultancy
Location
Whitchurch
Salary
£17,515 - £22,515 per annum
Posted
19 Apr 2018
Closes
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Graduate, Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are currently seeking an Assistant Psychologist to provide comprehensive support to our clinical team, including support to applied Psychologists and Psychotherapists.

Responsibilities

  • Offer support in the development of Quality of life plans and Health & Social care paperwork and practices
  • Provide direct support to young people placed within the organisation under the supervision of Applied Psychologists
  • Hours: 40hrs per week

About You

  • Upper-class honours degree or higher in Psychology
  • Entitlement to graduate membership of British Psychological Society
  • Min 1-year experience in Assistant Psychologist role
  • Experience of working/volunteering with Children & Young people
  • Familiar with the theory and practice of Therapeutic care with Looked After Children
  • Understanding of associated legislations
  • Ability to cope with stressful interpersonal situations
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism in the case of highly emotive and distressing problems and the threat of verbal and physical abuse
  • Enhanced + barred DBS check – paid for by the company

Benefits

  • Opportunity to be part of one of the top 50 fastest growing organisations
  • Industry leading residential care training
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holiday
  • Additional £1,800 car allowance
  • Pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Many more!