An amazing job opportunity has arisen for a committed HCPC Registered Practitioner Psychologist to work in an exceptional mental health service based in the Blackburn, Lancashire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This special mental health service caters to the treatment needs of male patients with a mental illness and/or personality disorder, maximising their opportunity for recovery, rehabilitation and independent living


*To be considered for this position you must hold a qualification in Psychology and registered with HCPC



As the Psychologist your key responsibilities include:

  • You will be involved in the provision of both assessment and treatment, including the use of structured risk assessment measures and one-to-one and group-based interventions relating to a range of potential risks and needs such as sexual and violent offending, fire-setting, problem solving, substance misuse and emotional regulation

  • Role will require implementation of specialist psychological interventions as per NICE and best practice guidelines

  • Be involved in the evaluation and development of key aspects of the service

  • You will promote a psychologically informed approach within the hospital

  • Incorporate wider activities including staff training, reflective practice, formulation and de-brief sessions, service development and evaluation, research, and provision of clinical supervision

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Ability to apply psychological knowledge to a psychiatric setting

  • Adopting a systemic approach

  • Responding flexibly to both the treatment requirements of mentally disordered individuals and the complexities associated with organisational settings

The successful Psychologist will receive an excellent salary of £48,603.99 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role for 37.5 hours a week working Mon-Fri from 9am to 5pm.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Free on-site parking

  • Supplemented meals

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave

  • Enhanced maternity pay

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops/tablets/smartphones) and private healthcare

  • Access to development opportunities

  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel

  • Leadership & management development

  • Long service award

  • Refer friend bonuses

Reference ID: 6160

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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