- The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early once we have received a sufficient number of applicants, so we advise you to submit your application early to prevent disappointment.
- Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification on their application will be shortlisted for this job.
Senior Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist in Nottingham City, IAPT Service Salary:
AFC Band 7 Pay Point 30-35 £36,612 - £43,469 (dependent on experience)
An exciting opportunity for a Senior Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapisthas arisen due to continued expansion of our services. Trent PTS is the largest IAPT provider across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. We have an excellent track record of delivering evidence based psychological therapies as part of the local IAPT provision. We provide a high-quality, professional and tailored service to people with anxiety and depressive disorders, offering a wider range of treatment choices and easy-access to effective and evidence based psychological therapies.
Due to our on-going expansion, we are recruiting a new Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist for our Nottingham City Team. This post is an opportunity for a full time Accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist to join a dynamic team of psychotherapists in delivering IAPT services to our clients.
The post is open to Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapists currently accredited or holding an accreditable qualification with extensive experience of delivering Primary Care mental health. If you are an engaging, committed and professional Therapist you could work for Trent PTS and help us to continue to provide psychological interventions as part of the National IAPT program. It is essential that you can conduct high-quality primary care assessments as well as being able to formulate, plan and monitor effective treatment plans for clients with a broad range of common mental health problems with a focus on rehabilitation and patient autonomy.
You will be a highly motivated experienced professional who conforms to evidence-based therapy models. You will be able to work autonomously and take the lead in organising your own workload and providing leadership, supervision and clinical oversight to a dynamic team of psychotherapists. You will have excellent support from our outstanding administration team. You will be part of a dynamic community of therapists.
As an organisation, we invest in our staff to make sure they can continue offering excellent clinical services. This means that we provide excellent clinical supervision and CPD to meet requirements of continued accreditation. Trent PTS offers a wide range of clinical skills training using internal expertise, external trainers and established post-graduate university courses to ensure that all staff can access a high level of continued professional development opportunities. This includes accredited supervision courses, specific supplementary clinical training such as EMDR, behavioural couples and ISTDP as well as a variety of clinical skills trainings such as psychosexual practice, working with complex presentations and long-term conditions.
All staff are expected to offer at least one evening clinic, working 12.00 noon to 8pm.
In addition to ensuring our employees feel valued, appreciated and supported, we offer:
A competitive salary with regular pay reviews in line with Agenda for Change.
Eligibility to join the NHS Pension Scheme.
Generous holiday entitlement of 27 annual leave days rising to 29 days after 5 years service and 33 days after 10 years service, plus bank holidays.
Investment in training to support and develop you.
Childcare Voucher Scheme.
Free eye test.
Recognition of NHS length of service relating to annual leave entitlement.
For an informal discussion please contact Doreen Mpofu, Team Leader or Kay Box, Service Manager, Nottingham on 0115 896 3160.
Trent Psychological Therapies Service Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion/belief or marital status. Closing Date:
23 February 2018 Please quote Job Ref:
02SCBTN18 Interview Date:
6 March 2018
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas .
To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs ( https://www.safer-jobs.com ), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.