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Clinical Psychologist

Band 8a

Main area
Division D - Neuropsychology
Band 8a
Fixed Term for 9 months
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division D
£42,414 to £49,969 p.a.
21/11/2018 23:59



Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

An exciting and rare opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated Clinical Psychologist to join a Neuropsychology Service within this centre of excellence for Neurosciences.

You will provide a clinical Neuropsychology service in the areas of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Neuro-rehabilitation. You will join a team of qualified and Assistant Clinical Psychologists to deliver highly specialist neuropsychological and psychological assessment, formulation and intervention and offer advice, consultation and training to non-Psychologist colleagues.

Expertise in Neuropsychology is not required, just an enthusiasm and willingness to learn.

You will be part of an expanding and highly regarded Neuropsychology Service which is led by two Consultant Clinical Psychologists. We offer strong links with regional clinical and academic networks, with a commitment to continuing professional development and research.

Please note:- Internal applicants on permanent contracts can only apply for this post as a secondment and must have the approval of your current line manager before applying.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

Interviews are due to be held in the week commencing 10 December 2018.

The closing date is 21 November 2018.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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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

Georgina Browne on 01223 348133, Emma Woodberry on 01223 216040 or Alexa McDonald on 01223 216555


If you have problems applying, contact

01223 217038