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Educational Psychologist, Central London, Tri-Borough

  • Job reference: edupsynh100517hammer
  • Location: West London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
Job description: Educational Psychologist, Central London, Tri-Borough

We are currently recruiting for an Educational Psychologist in Hammersmith. You will be working across the Tri-Borough (Kensington, Hammersmith, Westminster).

This is a Temporary rolling contract to work Full Time hours.

The role is to start ASAP and pay rates will be depending upon experience.

As an Educational Psychologists working for the Tri-borough EPS: You will deliver the full range of generic psychological services to schools, early years' settings and to other practitioners covering consultation, assessment, intervention, research and training functions to support the development of pupil attainment and well-being.

Your Duties as an Educational Psychologist:
*To deliver a targeted and specialist psychological service of consultation, assessment (including psychometric summative approaches), advice, planning and development work to a designated grouping ('patch') of schools.
*To make available consultation, staff development and training to ensure that schools and early years' staff have the knowledge and skills that they need to deliver high quality teaching and support for learning to all students, including those with SEN and/or other barriers to their learning and development.
*To provide high quality advice to the local authority, including statutory psychological advice, as required by the SEN legislation and Code of Practice (September 2014).
*To provide the local authority with advice about the needs of children and young people in the context of appeals to the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal (SENDisT) and to give evidence at SENDisT hearings where required.
*To work with other educational psychologists and colleagues to develop policies and effective evidence based/informed practice that lead to improvements in the social and learning opportunities for children and young people and contribute to raising standards across Tri-borough schools.

Requirements:
*Enhanced DBS
*Postgraduate training in educational psychology (or equivalent) conferring entitlement to registration as a practitioner psychologist by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
*Evidence of commitment, knowledge and ability to participate as an effective member of a team of educational psychologists working in diverse inner city areas.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*£250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know anyone who would be ideal for this role, you will receive £250 for your referral once their probationary period has been completed!

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Nosheen at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964, or email Nosheen.Hussain@servicecare.org.uk.