Back to Job Search

Band 8a Clinical Psychologist

Job Description

Are you an Psychologist seeking a new challenge? Do you have previous experience supporting Children within a Mental Health capacity?

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Band 8a Clinical / Counselling / Forensic Psychologist to work as part of the multidisciplinary Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC). The successful candidate will support Children and Younger People, and their families providing a specialist Mental Health service to prevent placement breakdowns and maintain stability for Children in care.

The contract duration is for 12 months with the likelihood of extension. This is a full-time placement with 37.5 hours available. Part-time applications will also be considered.

Job Purpose: Band 8a Clinical Psychologist - CAMHS FDAC

Shifts: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Location: Stockport

Pay: £35.00 LTD p/h + £250 Sign-Up Bonus

The post holder will work as part of the wider multi-disciplinary CAMHS Family Drug and Alcohol Team and provide Psychological Assessments and 1:1 treatment to service users with a variety of Substance Misuse and Mental Health needs.


  • Psychology Qualification
  • HCPC Registration
  • Substantial experience working with Children & Younger People


  • 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 150 hours in your new placement.

  • £250 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!