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HCPC registered Clinical or Forensic Psychologist - Nottingham

Are you a determined and caring Psychologist?

Our client is seeking to recruit a permanent HCPC registered Clinical or Forensic Psychologist  to join their prison service for adults located in Nottingham. This position is available to start as soon as possible, working full time hours.

The post holder will work within a locked forensic setting for adult males, undertaking psychological assessments for the service users including HCR-20, SARA and WAIS. You will also be working alongside non-psychological professionals, providing advice on psychological care,  management and consultancy to staff members.

Your primary job purpose will be to administer the delivery of Psychological services to adults within the prison.

The duties within your role may include:

  • Complete psychological assessments of prisoners
  • Supervise Forensic Psychologists in Training, ensuring they work in line with the Code of Conduct of the British Psychological Society.
  • Line Management of Forensic Psychologists in Training and programmes staff.
  • To undertake any relevant psychological assessments of prisoners and individual work and to be involved with safer custody. You may be involved in the management and delivery of Offending Behaviour Programmes.
  • Make decisions regarding suitability of candidates for accredited interventions.
  • Completion of Parole reports and Parole directions complying with deadlines.
  • Help develop the work of Psychological Services, for example through assessments and group or individual interventions.
  • Provide a consultancy role to staff
  • Deliver training as required to prison staff 

You may also be involved in the offending behaviour programmes.

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary
  • An individual induction on your role and expectations
  • A corporate induction on company policies and basic duties
  • Competitive annual leave
  • Continued Professional Development (CPD)
  • Childcare vouchers

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Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

Job details

  • Job Title: HCPC registered Clinical or Forensic Psychologist - Nottingham
  • Reference: 260798
  • Location: Nottinghamshire
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £39,000
  • Date Posted: 10 Jul 2020
  • Sector: Psychological Therapies
  • Profession:Forensic Psychologist
  • Specialty:Adult
  • Band:Band 7
  • Contact Name: Kayley West
  • Contact Telephone: 01992 305 659