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Assistant Psychologist

Band 5

Main area
Primary Care
Band 5
Fixed term 1 year
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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HMP Peterborough
£24,214 - £30,112 pa, pro rata
22/08/2019 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time Assistant Psychologist (Band 5) to work within the Mental Health In reach team based at HMP Peterborough for a fixed term of 1 year. 

The Primary care pathway within the Mental Health In reach team is looking for an enthusiastic, robust, committed individual who has a keen interest in working with the prison population at HMP Peterborough with clients who have mild to moderate mental health difficulties. Previous experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team, with clients with personality difficulties is essential.

Within this role you will have the opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary team and under the supervision of the Senior Clinical psychologist / primary care lead. 

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

 Dr Rebecca Dunmore,

Senior Clinical Psychologist

Tel: 01733 217544

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