Locum Practitioner Psychologist - Adult Mental Health/Neuro Disability


  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Mayfield
  • Posted: 04/05/2021
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: MaxBPriMayfi

Job Details

Pertemps Medical are urgently looking to speak with HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologists  (Clinical/Counselling/Forensic) to work in an in inpatients private mental health/rehabilitation service on a part time or full time basis. Remote working is an option for the right candidate, with occasional visits to site.

The postholder will provide a qualified specialist Psychological Therapies for patients with severe and enduring mental health disorders who may also have comorbid/complex physical health needs and neuro-degenerative conditions.

Person Specification

  • Doctorate in Clinical/Counselling or Forensic Psychology (or overseas equivalent) – service will consider candidates near completion
  • HCPC registration as a practitioner psychologist
  • Experience of and/or an interest in rehabilitation and the recovery of patients in a forensic setting
  • Able to work a minimum of x2 days per week

This role involves

  • To be responsible for providing a specialist psychological perspective in the multidisciplinaryassessment of service users.
  • To plan, implement and evaluate individual and group treatments, informed by formulations of patients’ problems based on appropriate theoretical and therapeutic models and best practice guidelines.
  • To plan, implement and evaluate individual and group treatments, informed by formulations of patients’ problems based on appropriate theoretical and therapeutic models and best practice 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 organisations


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