Assistant Practitioner Band 4

Band 4

Main area
Psychology
Grade
Band 4
Contract
12 months fixed term
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
363-LB3032-A
Site
SS BED IAPT
Town
Bedfordshire
Salary
£19,409 to £22,683 pa
Closing
21/02/2018 23:59

ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

ELFT has been named one of the HSJ Top 10 best places to work in healthcare, HSJ Provider Trust of the Year and graded as Outstanding by our regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in 2016. We believe that staff who feel valued by the Trust and are truly engaged in the organisation deliver better outcomes for our patients.

We have set ourselves the mission of providing the highest quality mental health and community care in England, and have embarked on an ambitious Quality Improvement Programme to transform the culture of the Trust to one of continuous improvement, delivered through participation of all staff and with service users, carers and families at the heart of our efforts to improve.

Geographic areas our services cover

ELFT provides a wide range of community and inpatient services to children, young people, adults of working age, older adults and forensic services to the City of London, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets, Bedfordshire and Luton. We provide psychological therapy services to the London Borough of Richmond, as well as Children and Young People's Speech and Language Therapy in Barnet.

In addition, the Trust provides forensic services to the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest, and some specialist mental health services to North London, Hertfordshire and Essex.

The specialist Forensic Personality Disorder service serves North London and the specialist Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME adult outpatient service serves North London and the South of England.

The Trust's specialist Mother and Baby Psychiatric Unit receives referrals from London and the South East of England.


 

Bedfordshire Wellbeing Service

Assistant Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP)

Band: 4 

WTE: 1.0 wte  (1 year fixed term)

CALLING ALL THOSE WISHING TO GAIN EXPERIENCE IN AN IAPT SERVICE!!!

Bedfordshire Wellbeing Service is a growing Improving Access to Psychological Therapist (IAPT) service. The service is now looking to recruit an Assistant Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner to undertake a role that include administration, supporting workshops and facilitating computerised CBT.

You will be based within the step 2 PWP team and regular supervision will be provided. This is an opportunity to join our team and contribute to developing an effective and innovative service provision.

If you are successful and shortlisted you will be invited to an interview.

Please note interviews will be held 02 March 2018

 

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Calire Williams, telephone 01234 880400, email claire.williams5@nhs.net

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