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Clinical Psychologist

Job Description

Good Morning,

Are you a Psychologist seeking a new Remote challenge? Do you have previous experience working with adults and children?

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Band 8a Clinical Psychologist for a LOCUM contract supporting Herefordshire And Worcestershire Health And Care NHS Trust. The successful candidate will provide psychological support to all ages with a variety of mental and physical health difficulties. The contract will run for an initial period of 3 months with the likelihood of extension.

Job Purpose: Band 8a Clinical Psychologist

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

Location: Remote

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Contract: 15 hours per week

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Clinical Assessment and Formulation:Conduct comprehensive clinical assessments and formulate individualised treatment plans for clients with diverse psychological presentations, including those with complex psychological and physical health challenges across the lifespan.
  2. Evidence-Based Intervention:Implement evidence-based therapeutic techniques tailored to address the specific needs of clients, utilising specialised interventions for individuals with complex psychological presentations and/or physical health difficulties.
  3. Specialised Experience:Demonstrate proficiency in working with young people experiencing gender identity issues, providing culturally sensitive and affirming support within a therapeutic setting.
  4. Neurodevelopmental Understanding:Possess knowledge and understanding of neurodevelopmental difficulties, enabling effective assessment and intervention strategies for clients across the developmental spectrum.
  5. Trauma-Informed Practice:Utilise trauma-informed approaches in assessment, formulation, and intervention, ensuring sensitivity and responsiveness to the impact of trauma on individuals' psychological well-being.
  6. Risk Assessment and Safeguarding: Exhibit competency in conducting risk assessments, developing risk management plans, and addressing safeguarding concerns within the scope of clinical practice, prioritising client safety and well-being at all times.


  • HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist
  • Experience with Gender Identity issues
  • Experience with neurodevelopmental difficulties

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:

  • 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.
  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Are you happy with your current agency?

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus
  • £250 Welcome Bonus
  • Up to £750 Referral Bonus