Current Vacancies

Clinical Psychologist Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis and Oncology

NHS AfC: Band 8a

Main area
Clinical Psychology
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 8a
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
234-18-CS207
Site
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals
Town
Norwich
Salary
£40,428 - £48,514 per annum, pro rata
Closing
03/06/2018 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.

People-focused

We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.

Respect

We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.

Integrity

We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.

Dedication

We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.

Excellence

We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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We are looking to recruit a Clinical Psychologist with experience of working within Paediatric/chronic health Psychology, to join two multi-disciplinary teams covering Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis (CF) (18.75 hours/week) and Paediatric Oncology (15 hours/week).  The Oncology team already has a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in post but the service is expanding to cover a larger geographical area.

The CF post will involve some travel to satellite clinics across East Anglia,  working with patients and their families on psychological issues and impact of CF and Cancer. As well as assessment and therapy for families, the post holder will offer advice consultation and training to the wider team.  It is essential that the successful applicant is a strong team player, working well as an integrated part of different multidisciplinary teams, consisting of Consultant Physicians, specialist nurses, dieticians, physiotherapists and social workers.  The work will include individual and family appointments, in-patient work, multi-disciplinary liaison, consultation to the wider team, research and service development. 

These appointments will reinforce and expand the existing Clinical Psychology service, which comprises of Clinical Psychology input into Adult Pain management, weight management, Cystic Fibrosis and diabetes and Paediatric Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology and Oncology. The post-holder will be a key contributor to establishing the service, with support from the existing Clinical Psychologists. There are strong links with the Doctorate programme at the University of East Anglia.

Hours of work - Full time -37.5 hours per week. A job share for this vacancy will be considered

Opening Date for Applications: 16th May 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 3rd June 2018

Interview date : Wednesday 25th July 2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Kiki Mastroyannopoulou - Consultant Clinical Psychologist

tel : 01603 288219 / secretary - 01603 287545

email : Kiki.mastro@nnuh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01603 287578