The Clinical Director will be part of the leadership team, with the main focus on driving clinical excellence throughout the company. S/he will work alongside the Operations Director, the Research and Evaluation Director, responsible for analysing and driving the evidence for online digital delivery, and the Business Development Director. The job role will be managed by the CEO. The Clinical Services Director for Children and Young People, and the Adult Services Director and Children’s Services Director are also part of the SMT.
As Clinical Director the post-holder will inherit a robust clinical team who will continue to focus on the day to day clinical metrics of the business and support staff at the front line. This post is very much one where we would expect the person to take a strategic role of our clinical activities and drive forwards our new service developments, in particular our new Complex service.
Job Description and Personal Specification
Training, Qualifications and Experience:
The successful candidate will have:
1.1 A relevant professional qualification and registration in Clinical Psychology or Psychiatry
1.2 Extensive post qualification experience of providing psychological counselling or psychotherapy to Children and Young People and adults
1.3 Full experience in managing teams and organisational leadership
1.4 Published author in research pertaining to mental health and/or digital delivery of services
1.5 Experience of working in an online environment
1.6 Training/qualification in Clinical supervision
1.7 Training/qualification in Safeguarding, Child Protection and adult safeguarding
1.8 Experience of speaking at conferences and presenting papers.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of:
2.1. Extensive knowledge of therapeutic theories, practice and interventions with Children and Young People including a knowledge of Child and Adolescent development as well as adult clients
2.2 Extensive knowledge and understanding of team dynamics and the ability to work collaboratively as a leader within a team.