Permanent, Part Time hours 21 hrs per week, 3 Days,
Salary up to £60,000 pro rata DOE
We are looking for a Clinical/Counselling Psychologist to provide a highly specialised psychological
therapy service to cancer patients and staff involved in patient care within the inpatient and outpatient setting in a private hospital in Central London
Duties and Responsibilities
To provide a highly specialised psychological therapy service to cancer patients and staff involved in patient care.
To assess the psychological needs of cancer patients and their families who request counselling or are referred by a healthcare professional.
To provide a highly specialised psychology service for cancer patients at all stages of their cancer diagnosis.
To continue to provide counselling and support for patients and families going through cancer and palliative care treatment.
To offer highly specialised and comprehensive advice and consultation on the psychotherapeutic and psychological aspects of care to non-psychological colleagues and members of the MDT who are delivering medical care to patients and families.
To provide clinical supervision for staff involved directly in the patient care.
To provide teaching and educational programmes with regard to enhancing communication skills for nursing and other allied health professionals.
To participate and collaborate in audit, policy and service development and planning.
Skills and Experience
High level of psychological assessment and intervention.
Experience of working with cancer patients, having a basic understanding of cancer treatment advantageous however training will be provided.
Ability to support palliative and end of life care.
If you are interested in any of the above roles please contact Martine Cohen at JS3 Recruitment,
If you are responding directly to this position please attach your current CV and inform us of your current remuneration
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