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  • Ref no: GLA06501
  • Published: 20/11/2020
  • Closes: 6/12/2020
  • Location: Various areas throughout the City, Glasgow
  • Salary: £48,237.00 - £59,106.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Job Description

Glasgow Psychological Service has a vacancy for one main grade educational psychologist post.
The Service is progressive and dynamic providing professional challenge and support within a large local authority. This post offers unique experience within a wide variety of educational provision across mainstream and specialist establishments and in partnership with a wide range of colleagues. Working within a strong, nurturing and inclusive team you will be actively involved in the development of policy and practice related to the Additional Support for Learning Act and the Children and Young People Act as we work towards raising attainment, improving wellbeing and closing the poverty related gap in Glasgow.
You will work within the ethical standards of the British Psychological Society and be supported by a robust CLPL framework. We are keen to harness both experience and the potential of newly qualified staff and will consider Trainee Educational Psychologists who will be eliglibe for employment in September 2021.
Candidates must be registered or eligible to be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council when taking up post. Glasgow Psychological Service is accredited by the British Psychological Society to provide supervision of probationer educational psychologists. For further information please contact Alison Crawford, City Principal Psychologist on 0141 287 4573 or by email: alison.crawford@glasgow.gov.uk

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks.

You must be HCPC registered or eligible for registration on completion of Stage 2 Qualification in Educational Psychology.

A valid driving licence is required for this position.

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054. Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request. Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

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