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Clinical Psychologist

Band 8a

Main area
Adult Mental Health
Band 8a
Part Time 30 hours per week
Job ref
£44,606 to £50,819 per annum pro rata
05/08/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.


Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

And … If successful  why not join our temporary staffing Bank where you will have greater flexibility of when you work and we can support you to choose the shifts that fit in with your lifestyle and timetable. We will also introduce you to our smartphone App that allows you to share with us your availability.

For more information, please contact our friendly team on 03000 850 044 press 1, 2 or 3

Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Mae hwn yn gyfle cyffrous iawn i helpu gwneud gwahaniaeth go iawn i gynyddu mynediad at wasanaethau Therapi Seicolegol a Seicoleg Clinigol Iechyd Meddwl Oedolion (AMH) yng Ngogledd Cymru. Byddwch yn ymuno ag Adran Therapïau Seicolegol a Seicoleg Clinigol Iechyd Meddwl Oedolion gofal eilaidd GIG sy'n tyfu, yn groesawgar ac yn gyfeillgar, sydd â chysylltiadau ardderchog â'r Ysgol Seicoleg a'r Adran DClinPsych ym Mhrifysgol Bangor. Mae cefn gwlad Gogledd Cymru yn cynnig ansawdd bywyd gwych, a bydd y swydd yn nhîm sir Dyffryn Clwyd.   

Bydd deilydd y swydd hefyd yn elwa o gysylltiadau BIPBC eang ar draws Gogledd Cymru, yn yr Adrannau Therapi Seicolegol a Seicoleg Clinigol Iechyd Meddwl Oedolion BIPBC, gyda chyfle ar gyfer ymchwil a rhwydweithio clinigol yng Ngogledd Cymru a Chymru gyfan.   Bydd yn cael ei gefnogi, mentora a'i reoli'n dda yn yr adran honno, gyda'r cyfle am gymorth cyfoedion parhaus, goruchwyliaeth, a dyrchafiad a hyfforddiant pellach. 

Mae Adran Therapi Seicoleg a Seicoleg Clinigol Iechyd Meddwl Oedolion BIPBC yn dymuno penodi Seicolegydd Clinigol cymwysedig addas a fydd wedi'i leoli ac yn gweithio 0.8 wte yn Nhîm Dyffryn Clwyd.     Mae hon yn swydd barhaol, a bydd deilydd y swydd yn gweithio fel rhan o wasanaethau iechyd meddwl eilaidd integredig i oedolion sydd ag anghenion iechyd meddwl cymhleth a difrifol.   Bydd disgwyl i ddeilydd y swydd integreiddio'n dda a ffurfio cydberthnasau gwaith da â'u cydweithwyr yn y Tîm Iechyd Meddwl Cymuned, gan roi gwybodaeth ac arbenigedd seicolegol arbenigol i'r tîm.  Yn ogystal â chynnig cyfraniad clinigol uniongyrchol i gleientiaid, bydd hyn hefyd yn cynnwys gweithio gydag eraill trwy hyfforddi, goruchwylio a gwaith ffurfio.   Bydd hefyd yn cynnwys mynd i gyfarfodydd clinigol y Tîm Amlddisgyblaethol, cyfarfodydd cyfeirio (SPOA), a chyfarfodydd busnes y Tîm Iechyd Meddwl Cymuned ac arweinyddiaeth  glinigol.  

Mae’r gallu i siarad Cymraeg yn ddelfrydol ar gyfer y swydd hon; mae croeso i ymgeiswyr sy’n siarad Cymraeg a/neu Saesneg geisio am y swydd hon.

Dyddiad cau: 5 Awst 2019

Mae croeso i chi gysylltu â ni am fwy o wybodaeth. Gallwch gysylltu â Dr. Jean Ruddle ar 01244 834921


This is a very exciting opportunity to help make a real difference to increasing access to Adult Mental Health (AMH) Clinical Psychology and Psychological Therapy services in North Wales. You will be joining a friendly, welcoming, and growing NHS secondary care AMH Clinical Psychology & Psychological Therapies Department, with excellent clinical and research links with the School of Psychology and the DClinPsych Department at the University of Wales, Bangor. The countryside of North Wales offers an excellent quality of life, and the post will be within the county team of Denbigh. 

The post holder will also benefit from BCUHB wide links across the North Wales within the BCUHB AMH Clinical Psychology & Psychological Therapy Department, with opportunity for research and clinical networking both North Wales and All Wales wide.  They will be well supported, mentored, and managed within that department, with the opportunity for ongoing peer support, supervision, and further training and advancement.

The BCUHB AMH Clinical Psychology and Psychology Therapy Department are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified Clinical Psychologist, to be based and work 0.8 wte in Tim Dyffryn Clwyd.   This is a permanent position, and the post holder will work as part of integrated secondary mental health services for adults who have complex and severe mental health needs.  The post holder will be expected to integrate well and co-work with their CMHT colleagues, providing specialist psychological knowledge and expertise to the team.  As well as providing direct clinical input to clients, this will also involve working through others by training, supervision, and formulation work.   It will also involve attendance at clinical MDT meetings, referral meetings (SPOA), and CMHT business meetings, and clinical leadership.  

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 5th August 2019

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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

Jean Ruddle
Tel: 01244 834921