Clinical Psychologist - CAMHS Neuro Service / Diagnostic Assessments


  • £27 - £35 per hour
  • Irvine
  • Posted: 13/11/2020
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: MaxBScotAys

Job Details

Pertemps Medical are urgently looking to speak with Clinical/Counselling/Forensic Psychologists to undertake diagnostic assessments with children and young people, less than 18 years with a renowned Neurodevelopmental CAMHS service based in Ayrshire.

This role offers an immediate start with the ideal candidate being able to work full time however part time applicants will also be considered. The duration of this post is 6 months with view to extend.

The successful candidate will be working within CAMHS community setting with patients whom have the following Neurodevelopmental conditions: : Autism Spectrum Disorder/ Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder/ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Learning Disability.

Person Specification

  • Doctorate in Clinical/Counselling or Forensic Psychology (or overseas equivalent)
  • HCPC registration as a practitioner psychologist
  • Experience carrying out diagnostic assessments with CAMHS patients (Neuro)
  • Previous NHS experience

This role involves

  • Provide specialist psychological assessments
  • Working with CAMHS inpatients/community
  • 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 organisations

Have further questions? You can contact our Psychological Therapies team on Psychology@pertempsmedical.co.uk


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