Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Band 8a Clinical Psychologist

Are you a Psychologist seeking a new Hybrid LOCUM challenge? Do you have previous experience working with children with Learning difficulties?

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Band 8a Clinical Psychologist for a LOCUM contract supporting Herefordshire And Worcestershire Health And Care NHS Trust.

The successful candidate will provide psychological support as part of the CAMHS mental health & Learning Disabilities Team.

The contract will run for an initial period of 3 months with the likelihood of extension.

Job Purpose: Band 8a Clinical Psychologist

Pay Rate: £35.00 LTD p/h + £250 SCS Sign-Up Bonus

Location: Hereford / Hybrid

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Contract: 15 - 22.5 hours per week

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough clinical assessments and deliver evidence-based interventions to children and adolescents at Herefordshire CAMHS, with a focus on those with learning disabilities.

  • Collaborate within multidisciplinary teams to ensure integrated care and support, liaising with relevant stakeholders as needed.

  • Maintain accurate clinical records and comply with professional standards and regulatory requirements.

  • Engage in continuous professional development to enhance skills in child and adolescent mental health.

  • Conduct risk assessments and implement appropriate management strategies to ensure client safety.

  • Provide clinical supervision and support to colleagues as required.

  • Contribute to service development and evaluation initiatives aimed at improving CAMHS provision.

  • Respond effectively to crisis situations, providing timely psychological support and intervention.


  • HCPC Registered Clinical Psychologist

  • CAMHS experience

  • Learning disabilities experience

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:

  • Four weekly payroll runs

  • £250 training allowance

  • Excellent pay rates

  • Exceptional referral bonuses

  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact

  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email

  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available

  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.

  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of 150 hours in your new placement.

  • Up to £750 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend.

    If they get the role, we'll give you £250.

    That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!