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Clinical Forensic Psychologist

Clinical Forensic Psychologist
£38,890 (AFC Band 7) per annum
37 hours per week
York
Ref: NHS114

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Clinical or Forensic Psychologist to join the Bridging the Gap Team

Bridging the Gap PD Services provide psycho-social interventions for male and female service users with personality difficulties who are screened into the Offender Personality Disorder Pathway. We are seeking to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated Psychologist from a Clinical, Forensic or Counselling Psychology background.

A subsidiary of Community Links which is part of the Inspire North Group, Bridging the Gap is commissioned as an Intensive Intervention and Risk Management Service (IIRMS) in the York, North Yorkshire and Humberside areas. This post is a unique opportunity to contribute to the shape and development of an IIRMS team, working with partners within the OPD Pathway.

The post holder will contribute to providing and developing a specialist psychology input into the service.

They will be required to provide some clinical supervision and support to the staff team with their caseload, providing assistance with the work undertaken with service users. A key element of the role will be to work directly with service users and support the development of partnerships to promote effective teamwork and an innovative and inclusive service.

You will work as part of the multi-disciplinary clinical team, providing specialist psychological input. As well as working directly with clients, you will also provide support and consultation to the MDT and take part in weekly reflective practice groups.

If you have a genuine passion for this area of work and an interest in working flexibly and creatively then we’d love to hear from you! Click here for more information and to apply.

You will be joining Community Links, an award winning, leading mental health provider working across the region of Yorkshire and the Humber whose core values are: People, Integrity, Collaboration and Passion.

Closing Date 23:59 Sunday 25 thJuly 2021
Interviews to be held on TBC

We aim for our workforce to reflect the diverse and exciting region we serve.