Senior Clinical/Counselling Psychologist Emotional Well-Being Service
Band 8A 1.0 WTE
Full time-37.5 hours
Child and Family Service
Children, Young People and Families to be seconded out to Staffordshire Action for Children Emotional Well-Being C&YP Service
An exciting opportunity has arisen for 1 WTE Band 8A Senior Clinical/Counselling Psychologist to join our dynamic partnership service lead Action for Children in Staffordshire.
The post-holder will be integrated into our Action for Children partnership and work with a multi-disciplinary team delivering interventions to Children and Young people referred for getting help emotional well-being (Tier 2) support including Children in Care.
As a compassionate multidisciplinary team player you will have effective communication skills and an ability to liaise well with team members, colleagues, children, young people, carers and partnership agencies. You will have a sound working knowledge of the Children’s Act, the Mental Health Act, risk and Safeguarding and an ability and willingness to share your knowledge and skills with others. The psychology team will offer clinical supervision and training to the team.
The team will work creatively with the children and young people accessing the service and ensure that participation is central to all care offered. Blended approaches to care will be monitored by the team including the usage of virtual platforms as well as direct care.
The post-holder will be an effective team leader with excellent communication skills and will offer and conduct quality assessments and interventions for children and young people referred to the service.
If you wish to find out more about this exciting post please contact Sarah Hogan on
For further details / informal visits contact:
NameSarah HoganJob titleDeputy Director CYPF, BCHFT & West Midlands CAMHS Clinical Network Advisor/LeadEmail addressTelephone numberAdditional contact information