High Intensity CBT Therapist

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
£41,659 to £47,672 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
26 Mar 2023

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CBT Therapist / Other
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to be part of developing a new integrative service for people living with long-term health conditions? Then come and join the team Talking Health Northants, the new branch of our IAPT service. You will be working alongside like-minded colleagues and creating links with physical health staff and local communities.

We are looking for psychologists, CBT therapists and PWP's to join us. There will be opportunities to work creatively and to network and collaborate across Northamptonshire's physical health clinics and community services. We are looking for enthusiastic candidates who are committed to their own development and to building an holistic service for people living with long-term conditions. You will be offered support, supervision, and training to develop. We are aiming to create a diverse that represents the diversity of the community and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements.

Main duties of the job

  • You will be a qualified CBT therapist accredited, or eligible for accreditation to BABCP
  • Experience of working with people managing long term health conditions is desirable
  • You will provide assessments, treatment and manage a caseload of people presenting with comorbid physical and mental health problems,
  • Manage referrals and signpost to other services as appropriate
  • Contribute to the development of the Long Term conditions service
  • Work collaboratively with secondary and primary physical health teams
  • Participate in CPD, supervision and appraisals

  • About us

    NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools. We also provide health services to various prisons and detention centres in Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

    Job description Job responsibilities

    For further information on the advertised role, please refer to the job description located under the Supporting Documents heading. The full person specification can be accessed under the About You Section of the document.

    Person Specification Qualification Essential
    • PG Dip Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy
    • Clinical or Counselling Psychology Doctorate
    • Accrediatation with BABCP
    • Professional registration i.e; Nurse, Social Worker, OT, Psychologist
    • Completion of IAPT supervisors course
    Experience Essential
    • Experience of having worked in a mental health service
    • Supervision experience
    • 2 yrs post grad experience
    • Experience of working in an IAPT service

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