CURRENT VACANCIES Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist (6 month maternity cover)

Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist (6 month maternity cover)

Job Reference: VAC-10913_1516356502
Salary: Negotiable
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: 6 months
Job Start Date: 18/01/2018


Our client provides highly specialised neuro-behavioural rehabilitation for men and women aged 18 years and older, with an acquired brain injury, including traumatic brain injury and strokes. The rehabilitation programme is particularly aimed at helping people who have experienced cognitive, behavioural and emotional changes as a consequence of brain injury to ensure they can access all areas of rehabilitation.

As a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, your role will involve:
- Offering clinical leadership to and overseeing the specialised neurobehavioural rehabilitation programme
- Delivering clinical neuropsychology into the service
- Actively engaging and contributing to appropriate local networks
- Forming positive relationships with commissioners of services
- Ensuring the suitability of referrals made to the service quickly, efficiently and helpfully
- Overseeing the routinely collated service level clinical outcome measures to make certain that Grafton Manor is effective, and where necessary identify areas for continual improvement in the quality of the therapeutic programme
- Contributing to the supervision and specialist training of members of the transdisciplinary team
- Establishing and maintaining a research culture within the service.


Professional Qualifications & Memberships

- Recipient of a BPS accredited and HCPC approved Doctorate in Clinical Psychology or equivalent
- Registered as a Clinical Psychologist with the HCPC
- Chartered Member of the BPS and member of the Division of Neuropsychology
- The ideal candidate would have undertaken post doctoral training in clinical neuropsychology and be entered on the BPS Special Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists

Professional Competencies & Experience

- Track record of effectively delivering clinical neuropsychology input to neurobehavioural rehabilitation services for people with ABI with severe challenging behaviour
- Acknowledged as having expertise in, and an advocate of, neurobehavioural rehabilitation
- Advanced skills to assess, formulate, intervene and evaluate complex cases, requiring the ability to manage multifaceted information, working in conjunction with service users and the transdisciplinary team, and drawing from a range of applicable therapeutic, evidence-based psychological therapies
– Track record in identifying, measuring and reducing forensic risk behaviours in ABI
Personal Skills & Qualities
- A professional who is able to positively influence a range of internal/external stakeholders to effectively promote and market Brain Injury Services
- A professional who can work with the Lead Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist in setting standards, producing recommendations and communicating these

- Private medical insurance
- Personal health insurance

- Private Dental Cover
- Life assurance
- Free meals/refreshments when on duty
- Free car parking

- 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing with length of service
- Extra Service Annual leave awards
- A contributory pension scheme
- An employee assistance programme
- Flexible Benefits Packages

- Comprehensive induction, ongoing training and supervision
- A supportive, welcoming team, friendly work environment in a multi award winning service

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Job Reference: VAC-10913_1516356502

Salary: Negotiable

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: 6 months

Job Start Date: 18/01/2018

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