Clinical/Principal Psychologist

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Clinical/Principal Psychologist to work in an exceptional service based in the Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire area.

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


This is a neurobehavioral locked rehabilitation hospital for patients with acquired brain injury and neuro progressive conditions patient displaying co-existing neuropsychiatric conditions and challenging behaviour


As the Clinical/Principal Psychologist your key responsibilities include:

·         Overseeing the specialised neurobehavioral rehabilitation programme

·         Delivering clinical neuropsychology into the service, including preparing timely clinical reports and data collection

·         Actively engaging with and contributing to appropriate local networks

·         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 the service 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


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

·         Experience of working with individuals with ABI or progressive neurological conditions such as dementia and Huntington's disease

·         Experience of working with severe challenging behaviour

·         Advocate of positive behaviour support frameworks such as neurobehavioral rehabilitation

·         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

·         Experience in identifying, measuring and reducing risk behaviours


The successful Clinical/Principal Psychologist will receive an excellent salary of Circa £50,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

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

·         25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)

·         A group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

·         Private Medical Insurance Scheme

·         Life Assurance

·         Free meals while on duty

·         Care first - Employee Assistance Services

·         Continuous learning and development

·         Childcare vouchers

·         Career development

·         Personal health insurance

·         An employee assistance programme

·         Voluntary benefit


To be considered for this position you must be registered as a Clinical Psychologist with the HCPC

Reference ID: 4590

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

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: Circa £50,000 DOE
  • Location: Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 4590
  • Posted: 2021-05-05 17:46:11 -

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