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All the courses involve working with children and vulnerable adults. Safeguarding is therefore taken very seriously and the highest standards of behaviour are expected from clinical psychology trainees. Please see the Criminal Records and Other Checks page for more information about this. Please also see the NHS Careers website for information about NHS Values and the NHS Constitution.

You may also find the generic Job Description and Person Specification useful:

Download the Job Description and Person Specification

This is a sample document provided as a guide for applicants, and actual Trainee Clinical Psychologist job descriptions and person specifications may differ from it. Please see the Courses section for information provided by individual course centres. (People currently training as clinical psychologists are employed by the NHS. These arrangements may be amended for candidates entering training in 2020, but this is unclear at this stage. Please see the Funding page for more information.)