Adult Community Services
Band 8A - £53,513 - £62,334 BAR £64,218 per annum
The States of Guernsey are seeking to appoint a Registered Clinical Psychologist to join the team at Adult Community Services.
The post holder will work within the Psychological Therapies Team (PTT) in Adult Mental Health. The post holder will hold a personal caseload providing complex Psychological assessment, treatment and consultation work. S/he will be able to work with individuals, couples and groups of Service Users with severe and enduring mental health difficulties. The post holder will be a UK registered Clinical Psychologist and will work within the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and British Psychological Society (BPS) Codes of Conduct ensuring that adequate arrangements are in place for clinical supervision and continuing professional development in order to maintain registration.
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Successful applicants will be invited to Guernsey to attend an expenses paid panel interview. We offer a competitive salary and a generous pension scheme.
You will benefit from having your professional subscriptions paid and free parking across the Island including all of our Health and Social Care sites. We will also honour continuous service from the NHS or a local or public authority* in the UK for the provision of annual leave and sick leave and we offer our staff a generous annual leave quota with 9 bank holidays. There is also the possibility of transferring your pension into the compulsory States of Guernsey Pension Scheme.
In order to work in Guernsey, you will be eligible for a Long Term Employment Permit. This will allow you and your family the opportunity to become permanent residents in Guernsey. *
We offer an attractive relocation package** which includes a lump sum of up to £5,000, rent allowance payable over 2 years and a house purchase grant.
** Please see Relocation Directive 2018 for full terms and conditions
Contact: Samantha Duncan, Psychological Therapies Team Manager. Tel: (01481) 725241. Email: Samantha.Duncan@gov.gg
We strongly advise that applicants speak to the contact named above before applying for this role.
Closing Date: 30 October 2020
Candidates should upload supporting information to demonstrate how they meet the key criteria for the role. This should be in addition to any CV supplied and should have clear examples of how each is met. The key criteria can be found within the job description which is available by clicking the job description link above. The information provided by candidates will be used by the shortlisting panel when selecting candidates for interview.
Note - Internal applicants are required to inform their Line Manager before applying for any States of Guernsey positions. Internal references may be taken up prior to interview.
Appointment to this role will be subject to the following pre-employment checks which will be completed following an offer of employment:
Should the successful applicant not meet the requirements sufficiently he/she may be appointed at a lower grade than stated. The successful applicant would then have the opportunity to progress to the grade advertised once the necessary skills and knowledge have been developed and they have demonstrated the ability to undertake the duties at the higher level.
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