Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust is responsible for providing mental health services for people of all ages across the London Boroughs of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey, as well as providing some specialist services across the whole of North London and beyond. Since January 2011, the Trust also provides adult and children’s community health services in Enfield, following the transfer of Enfield Community Services from NHS Enfield.
Please note - Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health Trust will only accept on-line application forms.
A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist with the Enfield Memory Service (EMS). The role will be yours to develop, for example, in neuropsychological assessment, feeding back to and supporting people with dementia and their carers, working with individuals, couples and families, and consulting with the staff team. This role will be as part of an expanding team which includes a Team Manager, Consultant Old Age Psychiatrists, Mental Health Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Graduate Mental Health workers, an Admiral Nurse, a Music Therapist and Team Administrators. You will be supervised by a Senior Clinical Psychologist with the Mental Health Service for Older People (MHSOP) and attend meetings of the Psychological Therapies Team for Older People, part of the MHSOP, which covers inpatient, recovery unit and outpatient services in Enfield. The post is based in a shared building with the Hawthorn Recovery Unit for Older People with functional illnesses, and where other Clinical and Counselling Psychologists hold their outpatient clinics and groups.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Julia Brownlie, Head of Enfield Psychological Therapies for Older People on ( Phone number removed )
Two references will be required, one from your current or most recent employer, the other from your previous employer. The referees should be from persons with management responsibility.
If you have been unemployed for a period of four years or more, please give your last employer and one character referee of your choice (not members of your family). If more applicable, references will be requested from your Teacher or Head of Faculty. Please ensure you provide full contact details.
Please be aware that your documents eg. Passport/NI Card will be electronically scanned using Home Office accredited Verification System.
Due to the high number of applications that are received for some posts we may close vacancies before the stated closing date if sufficient number of applications are received. Therefore please apply as soon as possible.
All non- medical posts with the Trust are subject to a probationary period of six months, during which time you will be required to demonstrate to the Trust’s satisfaction your suitability for the position in which you will be employed.
Should you not hear from us within three working weeks of the closing date for this post, then regretfully in this instance, you have not been shortlisted.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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