ADOS Clinician Children & Young People ASC Assessments

CLINICIAN FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PERSON ASC ASSESSMENTS

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Full Time & Part Time

LOCATION: Home based


ABOUT US

Healios is a leading digital healthcare company, bringing the whole family together to maximise long-term outcomes and wellbeing. At Healios our mission is to bring exceptional healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere. We reimagine the way children, young people, and adults access and receive mental health services by blending the best of technology with specialised clinical expertise and a personal human connection. At Healios, we transform mental health and neurodevelopmental services by providing quicker access to assessment, faster access to evidence-based psychological therapies, and earlier intervention to create a unique online experience – healthcare that fits around the lifestyle and circumstance of the family to get the right care when and where they need it.


We are an organisation that allows our staff to make a real difference not only in reshaping how mental health issues and emotional wellbeing services are delivered across the UK, but also in the lives of those individuals and families who need our support. Our teams are friendly, focused and passionate about making a positive difference to our patients and their families.


We encourage our teams to constantly push for better outcomes and we embrace change to assist in the development of the company. Everyone’s input and opinion matters to us and we work in an environment where this is encouraged.   


THE CHALLENGE

Healios clinicians have a central and vital role within the company, delivering a range of psychological assessments and evidence-based psychological therapy programmes to individuals and families affected by mental health related issues.  The current positions use ADOS observational assessments, and involve sessions conducted ‘face-to-face’ via the Healios online platform. You will deliver the Healios ASC assessment and intervention/support for children and young people referred for a neurodevelopmental assessment and/or intervention.

With high quality clinical supervision and training, clinicians tailor their work with allocated clients by identifying and agreeing specific needs and goals, delivering relevant information, and supporting the development and integration of new skills and strategies to maximise individual and family well-being. Collaboration, flexibility and empowerment are essential elements of the work.  Additionally, clinicians work to support the ‘Triangle of Care’ and integrated care pathways.

WHAT WE WILL PROVIDE FOR YOU


  • A collaborative culture where curiosity, creativity, experimentation and innovation are fostered 
  • A highly motivated and energetic team bringing a wide range of talents, experience and knowledge to solve complex challenges
  • Autonomy to shape and design world leading clinical pathways that harness the power of combining technology with evidence-based interventions and a human touch
  • Opportunities to grow and further develop your professional interests
  • A culture that challenges the status quo in pursuit of providing exceptional healthcare and an unrivalled experience for the clients and families we support


WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO HEALIOS

  • Real passion for supporting people to improve their lives 
  • A desire to become part of a collaborative environment and share knowledge and learning for the benefit of all
  • A curious mind-set that underpins your continuous drive to challenge the status quo for achieving better outcomes 
  • Professional qualification and background in one of the following areas: Clinical Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapist 
  • ADOS trained (by accredited trainer) with at least 2 years of post-qualification experience of delivering assessments to children and young people with autism
  • Registered with HCPC, BABCP, ACP or the UK Council for Psychotherapy
  • An understanding of autism and how it presents in children and young people and have specific ADOS training and experience in the assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum conditions
  • Well-developed skills in the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, complex, highly technical and/or clinically sensitive information to clients, their families, carer and other professional colleagues both within and outside the NHS
  • Flexibility to support our mission of bringing healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere


GREAT TO HAVE

  • Experience of working with families 
  • Worked in a service where agreed targets are in place to demonstrate clinical outcomes
  • Excellent computer skills 

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Flexible, home based role where you can practice from the comfort of your own home or office
  • 25 days holiday with an additional day off on your birthday plus bank holidays
  • Laptop
  • Company pension scheme
  • Energetic and motivated culture with regular staff events
  • Opportunities to work on exciting and transformative innovations
  • CPD courses and ongoing training