Locum HCPC Practitioner Psychologist - Residential Childcare

  • £30 - £37.90 per hour
  • East Midlands
  • Posted: 01/04/2021
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: MaxBHorEstMid

Job Details

Pertemps Medical are urgently looking to speak with Clinical/Counselling/Forensic Psychologists to work as a locum for a private owned residential childcare company and deliver comprehensive solution led therapeutic service to children.

This role offers an immediate start with the ideal candidate being available to work on a part time or full time basis.  

The successful candidate will be working remote, whilst occasionally visiting homes in your region to liaise staff and carry out assessments and interventions with children. The children you work with may present challenging behaviours, attachment difficulties and backgrounds of complex trauma.

Person Specification

  • Doctorate in Clinical/Counselling or Forensic Psychology (or overseas equivalent)
  • HCPC registration as a practitioner psychologist
  • Experience working in a Tier 3 or 4 CAMHS service – desirable


This role involves

  • Working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Provide specialist psychological assessment and therapy
  • Working autonomously within professional guidelines

Compliance requirements

Pertemps Medical are proud to have been awarded places on all Frameworks for NHS supply, in response to this you will need to supply documentation to start work, some of this includes:

  • DBS check
  • Occupational Health Clearance (proof of immunity to Hep B, Measles and Rubella)
  • Right to work – Passport/Visa
  • Mandatory Training
  • Qualification Certificates

Need help arranging some of these? Not to worry, we have a fast track compliance process which will enable you gain sign off without issue.

In return we can offer you:

  • Fast Track Registration
  • Your choice of payroll - PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation
  • Expert advice from our team of specialist recruiters
  • Interview tips from your dedicated advisor
  • £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
  • Support sourcing placements in line with personal and career goals
  • Specialist Business Development team sourcing a variety of vacancies from Public, Private and Charity organisation

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