CHRONIC PAIN MANAGEMENT SERVICE

NORTH NHS HIGHLAND

CHARTERED CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST (BAND 8A)

BASED IN INVERNESS, BUT EXPECTED TO TRAVEL TO OTHER AREAS OF NHS HIGHLAND

(SALARY 49,480 - 53,414)

We are looking for a dynamic Clinical Psychologist to join our team, who would relish the challenge of bringing new and innovating ideas to the delivery of the psychology treatments/management within the Chronic Pain Management Service.

This service is a dedicated multi-disciplinary service with a Consultant in Chronic Pain Management, Lead physiotherapist, Clinical Nurse Manager and Nurse Specialists. We provide a remote and rural service to patients living in the North Highland Region with chronic non-malignant pain. Our service involves the use of MDT out-patients clinics, individual out-patient clinics including individual psychology clinics, tele-health clinics, pain management programmes and distance pain management programmes.

This is a full-time, permanent post of 37.5 hours per week, to be worked flexibly Monday to Friday, in order to meet the service needs of the Chronic Pain Management Service.

You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within NHS Highland to meet the operational requirements of the Service, therefore a current driving licence is essential.

Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Dr John MacLeod, Clinical Lead, Tel: (01955) 605050, email john.macleod2@nhs.net or Jackie Milburn, Clinical Nurse Manager, Chronic Pain Management Service, Tel: (01463) 706583, email jacqueline.milburn@nhs.net

Apply online via: https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/displ...px?jobid=33065

Recruitment team can be contacted by e-mail northarea.recruitment@nhs.net or telephoning 01955 880403.

Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

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CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 21ST OCTOBER 2020