Band 8a – 8c Clinical/Counselling Psychologist

Ref: VAC-11471
  • Location: Belfast HSC Trust
  • Industry: Band 8a
  • Discipline: Psychology


Job Description

As a registered and authorised supplier to the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Trust Framework, Direct Medics are working with Psychology professionals throughout the UK & Ireland to help them find new and exciting opportunities here in Northern Ireland.

Job Description:

As such, Direct Medics are working in partnership with the HSCNI to find experienced and dedicated Band 8a, 8b and 8c level Psychologists to fulfill long term vacancies with the Trusts in Northern Ireland. The successful psychologists will provide specialist psychological assessment and therapy to patients and families, at the same time as offering advice and consultation on patients’ psychological care to non-psychologist colleagues and to other, non-professional carers. Locum roles are a great way of enhancing your earning potential as well as working with some of the most professional and successful psychology teams in the country. These roles could be full or part time, with no evening or weekend responsibilities.


o Current HCPC registration as a Clinical/Counselling Psychologist
o Post-graduate doctorate in clinical or counselling psychology (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996 or those in lateral transfer) as accredited by the BPS
o Have specialised experience of exercising full clinical responsibility for clients’ psychological care and treatment, and also within the context of a multidisciplinary care plan.


o We are an Approved NHS Framework Supplier, so full benefits apply!
o £100 towards your HCPC Registration Fee! *
o FREE Fitness to Work certificate / Occupational Health Clearance
o FREE Enhanced Criminal Records Check
o FREE Online Training
o Relocation Assistance for all candidates
o Up to £1000 -for each referral who successfully registers and works with Direct Medics!*
o Flexible working hours- part time and full time available
o Mileage paid at Trust rates
o Dedicated Psychology Team to help develop both you & your career
*T&Cs Apply

To Apply:

o Submit your CV via the APPLY button below
o For more information on senior Psychologist opportunities available in the UK contact Peter Shaw on 028 9531 3172