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Clinician

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Clinician to join the team at Nexus Fostering.  We are looking for a passionate and dedicated Clinician to be based at our Ampthill office, which covers Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and surrounding areas.

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 Per Annum (Pro Rata)
Location: Ampthill, Bedfordshire
Working Pattern: Flexible working pattern. Minimum 2 days a week to include a Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.  

The Role

As Clinician you will offer therapeutic support to Foster Carers within the Nexus Care+ and 360 packages.  You will draw on a range of therapeutic approaches to offer support and strategies to our Foster Carers.
Main Duties
•    Offer therapeutic clinic time to individual foster carers
•    Write up accurate and GDPR compliant clinic notes
•    Attend TATC Meetings as required
•    Attend professional meetings as required 
•    Liaise with other professionals within the Nexus Fostering
•    Liaise with other professionals outside of Nexus Fostering as appropriate
•    Report any Safeguarding Concerns to the DSL/Clinical Lead
•    Attend and take part in fortnightly group supervision
•    Any other duties that are reasonable required by Nexus
What we’re looking for…
•    Post qualifying experience 2 years+ 
•    Educated to degree level or above
•    Experience of working with Looked After Children and families (desirable)
•    Experience of working with children and young people (desirable)
•    Good working knowledge of trauma informed and attachment based approaches 
•    Experience of undertaking and formulating assessments 
•    Registered with UKCP, BACP, ACP or HCPC
•    Access to vehicle for work purposes
Why work for us?
•    Generous Annual Leave - 28 days PLUS your Bank Holiday Entitlement
•    Birthday Leave - a paid day off for your birthday
•    Good Health Days - no sickness in a 6 month period and get an additional day off!
•    Refer A Friend Scheme with a monetary incentive
•    Comprehensive Employee Assistance Platform that provides access to advice and support 24/7
•    Auto Enrolment Pension
•    Learning & Development Opportunities
•    Optional Private Healthcare Scheme
•    Eyecare Vouchers
•    Cycle To Work Scheme
•    Optional Enhanced Maternity/Paternity/Adoption Leave/Shared Parental Leave.
 

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