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IAPT Cognitive Behavioural Therapists 

The Role: What you’ll do

As a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist you will work within our IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) services.

You will offer 1:1 CBT assessments and interventions either via face-to-face , secure telephone or video link appointments. You will receive weekly supervision & training as part of your role, and will have opportunities to provide peer supervision to other colleagues within your team. 

We provide high quality supervision, a friendly and supportive work environment with an overall culture of energy, solution focus and excellence in both service delivery and support to our team. We have a commitment to staff wellbeing enabled via wellbeing advocates, buddy systems, regular contact with peers, and the leadership team and more. 

Your skills and background:

Essential:

  • Qualification from High Intensity IAPT Course (Post Graduate Diploma) or other Post Graduate CBT training course.
  • Full BABCP accreditation or provisional BABCP accreditation
  • Demonstrable experience of working in psychological therapy/mental health services across a broad range of mental health disorders 
  • An understanding of acute mental health/psychological assessments 
  • Experience of risk assessment and routine clinical outcome monitoring 
  • Confident communication skills to liaise with other professional groups and multi-disciplinary teams 
  • Proficiency in IT skills including the use of Microsoft Office packages, databases and electronic record systems is required 
  • We welcome newly qualified practitioners
  • An awareness of and commitment to supporting and facilitating diversity and inclusion
  • Willingness to travel, which may include overnight stays on occasion, as and when required

Desirable:

  • Experience of facilitating groups
  • Other IAPT qualifications i.e. EMDR, Couples for Depression, MBCT, IPT
  • IAPT Supervision Qualification

Salary:

£40,057 - £45,839 Pro rata, per annum (Equivalent Band 7 AFC)

Locations:

Bristol

Kent and Medway - Welcome Bonus!

Derby - Welcome Bonus!

West Essex - HCAS Fringe Supplement + Welcome Bonus!

Remote

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Remote Locum

Basildon and Brentwood - HCAS Fringe Supplement

If you have any questions or would like an informal chat, please email recruitment at recruitment@vhg.co.uk

0330 320 0851
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