• Full Time
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Website Insight IAPT

Not-for-profit organisation providing free NHS talking therapies

We have a very exciting opportunity within Insight IAPT as we are now recruiting for a brand-new ‘Clinical Referral Team’. The Clinical Referral Team will work centrally, supporting all our local teams and will be responsible for delivering waiting list initiatives, providing therapy for complex cases to ensure patients start their treatment as quickly as possible, managing risk on access and supporting risk arising for patients who are enrolled on centrally coordinated interventions. Practitioners working as part of this team will deliver a broad and interesting range of interventions.

We are seeking a qualified PWP to be part of this Clinical Referral Team. This is an excellent and rare opportunity to be part of a new team, so you can learn and grow together. You will be line managed by a PWP Team Lead, work alongside Senior PWPs and a Registered Mental Health Nurse, and be supported by our experienced Service Manager and Clinical Lead.

You will use your skills and expertise to provide disorder specific assessments, evidence-based low intensity CBT interventions and risk management and support. You will offer a wide range of treatments, including telephone and online treatment, computerised cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) programmes, psycho-educational groups, courses, workshops, webinars, and one-to-one work.

This is a full time, permanent role. The salary for this role is £25,658 – £31,600 (starting point dependent on skills and experience, and includes pay progression). We are looking for dynamic, compassionate clinicians who want to work in a progressive team, to drive positive patient experiences and improve access rates across all of our services.

We would love to hear from you, if you possess a PG or UG certificate in low-intensity interventions from a recognised BPS-accredited PWP training provider OR MSci Applied Psychology integrated with PWP qualification with dual BPS accreditation as PWP training OR PWP apprenticeship training qualification from a BPS-accredited PWP training programme. You must have evidence of working with people who have experienced a mental health problem, using low-intensity CBT in the PWP role, experience of working within an IAPT service and achieving good individual outcomes in patient work, and experience of using IAPT data management systems. You must demonstrate a thorough understanding of anxiety disorders, depression, the stepped care model, and high-intensity step-up options to aid clinical decision-making in the service and appropriate patient coordination.

We offer a range of exciting benefits to our staff, including discounts, enhanced pension scheme, free counselling if needed, family friendly policies, and many more! Please visit our website to learn more about our benefits. We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from underrepresented communities.

For further information about this role and to apply, please visit our website https://www.insightiapt.org/work-with-us/vacancies/psychological-wellbeing-practitioner-remote-working/

The closing date for applications is Sunday 14th November 2021. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a large volume of applications is received.

To apply for this job please visit www.insightiapt.org.

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