Are you a caring and passionate, Psychologist based in the Luton area? Are you looking to join an NHS Health and Social Care partner which is striving to make positive changes? Would you like to work for an organisation where more than 9 out of every ten 10 of the people who use services would recommend them?
As a Psychologist delivering NHS services with us you will receive a salary up to £44,000 – including the NHS pension. We’ll provide you with access to a committed Learning and Development team, and we work closely with Universities and Health Education England to further your potential and support your progression. We will offer a combination of in house eLearning, workshops and courses to support your development.
You will become part of the Virgin Tribe. This grants you access to premier offers such as up to 40% off Virgin Trains, as well as discounts on Virgin Products such as holidays.
You’ll access our central online health and lifestyle platform covering healthy recipes, activity challenges, and support information around mental health. All this, and flexible working patterns to help support your work/life balance.
Oh, and did we mention the free tea and coffee?
You will be an experienced, motivated and a forward thinking Psychologist with strong communication and organisation skills and a flexible approach will ensure you deliver positive experiences to patients at every stage of their healthcare journey.
As a Psychologist you will be working closely with our Community, Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), Early Supported Discharge (ESD) and Inpatient Rehabilitation Services’ you’ll provide specialist care and knowledge to our patients, staff and affiliated partners. You’ll care for patients and their families in the way that you believe is best, delivering our high service standards, sharing best practice, and actively improving the way we work.
Working within the Community Rehabilitation team, you will work with the service manager, and clinical lead to deliver robust clinical services.
We have built organisation-wide committees in many specialist fields. You’ll have the option to join your clinical specialism, networking with professionals from across the country. We get together regularly, auditing and sharing standard methodology for innovation and service re-design. You’ll be a part of the pool of subject matter experts bringing together clinical and operational leads. You will be a part of quality improvements, research and development activity. Here we recognise and celebrate clinical excellence and dedication.
“In West Lancashire, cardiac specialist nurses organised direct admissions to tertiary centres in order to bypass secondary care A&E and short transfers of care for people who have had a stay in hospital over the past year – thus saving resources in A&E tariff, North West Ambulance Service crews and admission charges.”
Feel the Difference
If you’d like to discuss the role further, or request the full job description, please contact Brad via email: Bradley.Barnard@virgincare.co.uk
You’re welcome to come in for an informal visit, meet our friendly team and ask any queries you may have before you apply.
We partner with the NHS to make a real difference to people in Luton and we’re building a working environment where colleagues too can really feel the difference. It’s the kind of place where nothing’s too much trouble. Where you’ll feel empowered, listened to, valued and where we’ll support you to bring your best self to work every single day and to deliver high quality care. And that’s just the beginning. Since 2006, we’ve delivered services to millions of people by developing our own unique approach where our patients are at the centre of everything we do.