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Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.
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Practitioner Psychologist 8a Adult Diabetes
Psychology is a highly valued and integral part of both the Diabetes Service within ABUHB. This multidisciplinary services is dynamic, psychologically minded and keen to collaborate on psychologically informed and led developments.
We are looking for an 8a psychologist to work in Diabetes Psychology Services with adults and young people. There is the opportunity for a band 7 to start in a development role with progression to 8a possible on the achievement of agreed development and service goals.
The team enjoys the benefits of working flexibly with a mixture of at base, from home and in clinics across the Health Board.
Working with patients across the community and our hospitals there are opportunities for direct work with individuals and families, group work, consultation, supervision, teaching and coproduction of new ways of working across the lifespan.
You will be part of the large and respected ABUHB psychology service with professional support from specialist psychologists in adult physical health psychology who offer a warm, supportive atmosphere, regular peer support and supervision, strong involvement with South Wales Doctoral Training Programme for Supervision, teaching and CPD events.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this role; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your speciality or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.
We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.
Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. This includes the Grange University Hospital which provides specialist and critical care and is the newest addition to the clinical futures strategy opening in November 2020. Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click “Apply now” to view in Trac.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Welsh language skills are desirable