Clinical Psychologist

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Specialist Clinical Psychologist for a LOCUM contract supporting Barnet, Enfield and Haringey NHS Mental Health Trust.

The successful candidate will support the CAMHS Mental Health Service and Tier 4 Adolescent Inpatient Units.

The duration of the contract is for 6 months with the likelihood of extension.

Job Purpose: Clinical Psychologist

Banding: Band 7

Pay Rate: Negotiable + £150 Sign-Up Bonus

Location: Edgware Community Hospital, Burnt Oak Broadway

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Contract: Full-time | Fixed Term - 6 months with likelihood of extension

The post holder will work as part of the wider multi-disciplinary Mental Health Team and will provide a range of assessments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To be responsible for the systematic provision of specialist psychology services to adults with complex and acute mental health difficulties across the acute care pathway.

  • To undertake high quality direct (assessment and therapeutic) and indirect (consultative, advisory and evaluative) specialist psychological interventions taking substantial professional responsibility and exercising autonomous judgement in own professional practice.

  • To ensure the clinical effectiveness of own practice and of service functioning by undertaking audit, research and development activities relevant to the service area.

  • To be regularly responsible for providing training placements for trainee clinical psychologists in this specialism.

  • To supervise and support the psychological therapy provided by other members of the multidisciplinary team.

  • To manage the planning and direction of the psychological therapy group programme and to take part in delivering group psychological therapy.


  • HCPC Registration / Full BABCP Accreditation

  • Substantial experience working with Children


  • Substantial Mental Health experience

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:

  • Four weekly payroll runs

  • £250 training allowance

  • Excellent pay rates

  • Exceptional referral bonuses

  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact

  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email

  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available

  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.

  • £150 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £150, paid after completion of two weeks in your new placement.

  • £250 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend.

    If they get the role, we'll give you £250.

    That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!

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