We are looking for an Assistant Psychologist to join our team at Cygnet Hospital Wyke
This role will be working Monday Friday 9am 5pm
Cygnet Hospital Wyke provides a comprehensive pathway of acute admissions services for men. Our team works closely and collaboratively with service users, their families and the referrer to provide a seamless pathway from referral to discharge.
We are seeking an academically strong candidate to support and enhance the psychological care of patients at the service by assisting the Qualified Psychologist with;
Contributing to assessments, scoring and reporting (verbal / written)
Clinical formulation and implementing care plans for psychological treatment
Planning, delivering and evaluating individual / group programmes
Administration, audit, research and service development
We’re looking for someone who is
Degree qualified in Psychology (2 : 1 or above) or equivalent
Current or previous experience as an Assistant Psychologist
BPS (British Psychological Society) Accredited
Preferably experienced in health care and / or in an Assistant Psychologist role
Passionate about learning and working as part of an interdisciplinary team
Qualified to Master’s degree level or higher in Psychology (preferable)
Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you
Salary : £19,000pa Dependent on experience
Company pension scheme
A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre e.g. NHS card
Internal and external CPD opportunities
Opportunities to become involved in research
Clinical supervision and peer support
Please note : successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
This vacancy may close prior to this date if a large number of applications are received.