Clinical Psychologist Consultant
Duration: Temporary, 6 months
Hours: Monday – Friday, Full Time and Part Time
Rate: £22 - £30 per hour via an umbrella company
Venn Group is currently recruiting for a Clinical Psychologist Consultant on behalf of a reputable NHS Trust on a remote basis
This is an interim contract for 6 months offering £22 - £30 via an umbrella company. For this position, you will be working full-time hours (Monday to Friday), but will also accept part-time depending on availability.
Outline duties below:
Produce high-quality verbal and written specialist psychological formulations and reports that aid evidence based clinical interventions for children, families and other professionals
Provide specialist training on psychological theory and interventions to colleagues within the multi-disciplinary CAMHS and within the wider multi-agency professional network
Communicate highly sensitive and complex condition-related and information to children, young people and their families, sometimes in an emotive and/or hostile environment
Use a range of creative and flexible communication methods to engage children, young people and their families in the assessment and treatment process, especially those who are hard to reach (e.g. children involved in the youth justice system and those will additional disabilities)
Experience working with children with Autism, aged between 4-5 years old
Conducting play-based assessments via Attend Anywhere system
Each feedback session/diagnostic assessment will last up to 1h and each client will have at least 4 sessions
Confident in carrying out a Brief Observation of Symptoms of Autism (BOSA) assessment which has been adapted from the ADOS and another autism assessment called the Brief Observation of Social Communication Change (BOSCC)
Access and willingness to use own equipment such as laptop and mobile phone would be ideal
Post doctorate and post diagnostic tool in autism such as Autism Diagnostic Interview Training (ADI-R) or Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS-2) Training or equivalent
To discuss this role in more detail and to secure this opportunity, please contact Leah Waldron or Thomas Brown on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
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