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NEU Professionals is recruiting international Clinical Psychologists to work at the NHS
The National Health Service (NHS) in England is currently looking for international Clinical Psychologists to join our team. As a Clinical Psychologist in the NHS, you will work with people of all ages on a wide range of psychological difficulties in mental and physical health. This can include anxiety, depression, psychosis, ‘personality disorder’, eating disorders, addictions, learning disabilities and family or relationship issues.
In the role, you will:
- Work in partnership with service users to design and implement interventions to overcome their condition or improve their quality of life.
- Deliver psychological therapy but also train practitioners and other supervising staff.
- Be trained to work with individuals, families and groups of different ages experiencing psychological distress or behavioural problems which disrupt their everyday functioning and wellbeing.
- Aim to reduce distress and to enhance and promote psychological well-being, minimise exclusion and inequalities and enable service users to engage in meaningful relationships and valued work and leisure activities.
- Draw on your scientific knowledge to bring about positive change
- Provide individual therapy, and work with couples or families, as well as teams and services.
- Provide supervision and support to other professionals and teams and develop services and carry out research.
As a clinical psychologist, you will specialise in work with a specific population, such as children and young people, adults of all ages, people with learning disabilities or people with neurological problems.
You may work as part of a multi-professional team including doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and a range of other psychological professionals.
The NHS values diversity, inclusivity, and compassion. They know a diverse workforce is essential to providing the best possible care to their patients. They are committed to providing a supportive and welcoming environment for all their employees, regardless of their background or experience.
The NHS understands that employees’ growth and development are crucial to their success. They offer extensive training and development opportunities to help Clinical Psychologists build their skills and advance their careers. The NHS also offer competitive salaries and benefits, including generous holiday allowances, enhanced NHS pension schemes, and health insurance.
If you are a talented and dedicated Clinical Psychologist looking for a new challenge and an opportunity to make a difference, we invite you to join us at the NHS in England. Apply now to become part of our team and help us deliver the best possible care to patients across the country.
NEU Professionals Candidates
- Candidates should have a minimum of 1 year experience working as an Clinical Psychologist (academic internships not considered),
- Proof of English language proficiency in line with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) requirements*
- HCPC registration desirable but not essential (we can support with this for the right candidate). Specialist qualification relevant to role is required.
* English language certificate not required when applying through the Swiss Mutual Recognition (SMR) route or when English is candidate’s first language, language use on a day-a-day basis. More information: Statement on English language proficiency requirements for internationally trained health and care professionals.
NHS Trusts Offer
- Minimum band 7 salary starting at £43,742 and up (depending on experience and other qualifications)*,
- Skilled-worker visa with right to bring qualified dependent family members,
- Excellent pastoral care,
- Generous relocation packages,
- 27 days of paid holidays + 8 public holidays,
- Excellent professional development opportunities,
- Enhanced NHS Pension scheme, excellent maternity and paternity leave packages, discounts in local shops, restaurants and more.
*view NHS Agenda for Change for more information about NHS salaries
NEU Professionals and Ethical Recruitment
NEU Professionals are regulated by NHS Employers and their Code of Practice for International Recruitment, which states that some developing countries should not be targeted when actively recruiting healthcare professionals. Therefore we are not able to accept or process applications from any of the countries listed on the following link: https://www.nhsemployers.org/articles/code-practice-red-and-amber-list-countries