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Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Therapist

band 7

Main area
Therapist
Grade
band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
363-LB5358-A
Site
Disability Resource Centre Poynters Road Dunstable Bedfordshire LU5 4TP
Town
DUNSTABLE
Salary
Band 6 £34,401 to £37,267 - Band 7 £37,570 to £43,772 pa
Closing
08/09/2019 23:59
Interview date
23/09/2019

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.

An exciting development opportunity has arisen within the Bedfordshire Complex Needs Service for a full-time core mental health professional with an interest in joining a Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) team and completing DBT Foundation training. The successful candidate will be committed to working collaboratively with other members of the specialist personality disorder team to create a psychologically safe environment that enables the delivery of effective DBT to service users with a diagnosis of personality disorder. The post holder will be required to participate in weekly DBT team consultation meetings and will offer specialist advice, supervision, training, and consultation to other professionals and teams to support effective and efficient psychologically-informed care and treatment across the care pathway for people with a diagnosis of personality disorder in Bedfordshire. We would welcome interest from candidates who are committed to contributing to the development of the service and personality disorder care pathway through participation in clinical research, audit and/or quality improvement projects.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Carol-Ann SARGENT, telephone 01582 709074, email carol-ann.sargent@nhs.net

 

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Carol-Ann SARGENT, telephone 01582 709074, email carol-ann.sargent@nhs.net