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Location: Lancashire
Job title: Senior Chartered and/or Registered Psychologist
Salary: Negotiable, competitive (NHS/HMPS band 7/8 range)
Hours: Negotiable (PT and or FT)

Hexagon Care is a well-established organisation within the sector providing specialist care, education and therapy for children and vulnerable adults. With over 50 settings, 100% of our children homes and school have been rated as Good or Outstanding by Ofsted.

As part of Hexagon Care Services’ continued growth and service development we are now recruiting a Qualified Psychologist to provide support, assessment and interventions to young people in our care. The successful candidates will join an established team of psychologists, psychotherapists and associated allied health professionals.

The post holder will conduct individualised clinical and psychological assessments, and provide tailored interventions informed by best practice guidance. In an allocated residential home with a small dedicated caseload, the post holder will work closely with care and education colleagues as part of a multi disciplinary team.

The successful candidates’ role will be interesting and diverse. These posts will be within our specialist therapeutic services and working with young people who present with complex needs including autistic spectrum conditions, adverse childhood experiences, mild mental health difficulties, forensic histories and associative other behaviours. We aim to develop and further embed a range of psychological approaches across our registered provisions. These may include DBT, Systemic Psychotherapy, CBT, Person-Centred Therapy and EMDR. We welcome candidates trained in these approaches, as well as those who can offer alternative psychological approaches to enhance our service provision.

To be considered for this role we would expect candidate to demonstrate:

  • Registration with appropriate bodies
  • Experience working with areas such as ASD, Attachment issues, Trauma, Mental Health or other experience relevant to the client group.

Why work for Hexagon?

  • A highly competitive salary
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Flexible Hours of work
  • Paid annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme matched by the company
  • Increased annual leave for 100% attendance
  • Access to funded training and CPD opportunities
  • A free monthly prize draw for staff
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Death in service
  • Employee assistance programme

All positions with Hexagon Care are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS disclosure.

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