View Vacancy -- Lead Clinical Psychologist (Part Time) - Learning Disabilities Team - Ref: 5472

Community and Housing
Psychology, Healthcare
Closing Date
04/03/2019, 12:00
13 March 2019

Lead Clinical Psychologist - Learning Disabilities Team
Part Time - 21 hours per week (0.6 FTE) - Permanent contract

Grade: MGC £56,169 - £59,595 per annum pro rata

There has never been a more exciting time to join Merton’s Adult Social Care Services. Through investing in our teams and preventative services, ensuring effective and reflective supervision and implementing our new social care case work system, we believe we are creating a working environment where you can help us deliver the improved life choices and life chances for our most vulnerable residents.  All of our workforce are committed professionals working directly with our customers and their families to make a difference.

The Merton Learning Disabilities team is looking for an experienced Lead Clinical Psychologist to work in its dynamic, fully integrated Health and Social Care team. You will be part of a team that works with Adults with Learning Disabilities and young people transitioning into adulthood.  You will be responsible for providing guidance and supervision to our Clinical Psychologist and our Behaviour Support service which is a multi-disciplinary sub team of the learning disabilities service that specialise in supporting adult with Learning disabilities who exhibit behaviours that challenge. 

For more information, please feel  free to contact David Cafferty (Team Manager) on 020 8545 4493 or


Merton Civic Centre
Part - Time
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and, for successful candidates, a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken which will include a DBS Disclosure.