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Band 7 Psychologist

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Band 7 Psychologist for a LOCUM contract supporting Kensington & Chelsea Central London Community NHS Foundation Trust. The successful candidate will provide support to Patients in the Community throughout the London Area. The contract will run for a minimum of 6 months with the likelihood of extension. Both Full-time and Part-time applications will be considered.

Job Purpose: Band 7 Psychologist
Pay Rate: £30.00 LTD p/h + £250 SCS Sign-Up Bonus
Location: 1-9 St Marks Road, London, W11 1RG
Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00 (Hybrid Working Available)
Contract: 37.5 hours

The post holder will work as part of the wider multi-disciplinary Mental Health Team and provide Psychological Assessments and 1:1 treatment to service users who have Learning Difficulties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide a qualified clinical psychology service to adults with learning disabilities, providing specialist psychological assessment and therapy, as well as offering advice and consultation on clients' psychological care to non-psychologist colleagues and to other, non-professional carers,
  • Working autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team's policies and procedures.
  • To utilise research skills for audit, policy and service development and research.
  • To be involved in project work which can support service delivery and policy changes within the area served by the team/service.
  • To communicate highly complex and sensitive information to clients and to other agencies


  • Qualification in either clinical or counselling Psychology
  • HCPC Registration
  • UK Driving Licence
  • Experience in working with people who have Learning Difficulties


  • Four weekly payroll runs
  • £250 training allowance
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Exceptional referral bonuses
  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available
  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
  • FREE DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services
  • FREE Occupational Health Check and Immunisations

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.
  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of two weeks in your new placement.
  • £550 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you £250. That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!

Do you know someone who may be interested? Simply send me their details - If they join and begin work with Service Care Solutions for the first time, you will be entitled to a Referral Bonus of up to £250!