Lead Psychological Therapist/ Psychologist

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust
£41,659 to £47,672 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
2 Apr 2023

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Band 7
Contract Type
Part Time
We are excited to be recruiting a Psychological Therapist or Psychologist, accredited in CBT (and ideally EMDR)to join our well established internal Staff Support and Therapy Service.

We encourage Psychological Therapists or Psychologists who are Accredited in CBT and ideally EMDR to apply for this role to support the workforce in Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.

Main duties of the job

To provide evidence based, short term psychological therapy via telephone or online teleconference systems and face to face to staff at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.

There will be opportunity to get involved with other work being carried out in the Staff Support and Therapy Service, such as developing, facilitating and evaluating workshops, psychological group interventions, consultation work, training and supervision.

Closing Date: 2nd April 2023

Shortlisting Date: 3rd April 2023

Interview Date: 18th April 2023

About us

Everything we do is underpinned by our core values: -

We Care - We act with respect and empathy, and always value difference

We Listen - We understand people's views and respond to their individual needs

We Deliver - We develop and provide excellent services and support our partners

We will consider a variety of flexible working arrangements to enable staff to balance their work and home lives and support staff by offering a fantastic range of benefits including :

Additional cost of living payments for bands 1 - 7

Increase mileage rates for > 3500

A wide range of health and wellbeing support packages

A range of internal and external development and learning opportunities

Plus many more.

We are also proud to pledge our support to the Armed Forces and hold a Bronze Award in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

BDCFT is dedicated to environmental and social sustainability by delivering on the commitments within our Green Plan. All staff are actively encouraged and supported to participate in training and to identify and implement sustainable quality improvement across all service areas and activities.

Job description Job responsibilities

Please read the attached Job description and person specification for further details about this role.

Person Specification essential Essential
  • accredited in CBT
  • 2 years experience in providing psychological therapy
essential Essential
  • Application of evidenced based psychological therapies relevant to the clinical service
  • trained in EMDR

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