Sessional Psychotherapist/ Psychologist (Band6/7)

Main area
Mental Health
Contract
Bank
Hours
As and when required
Job ref
363-BANKPSY3681
Site
SS Newham Talking Therapies
Town
London
Salary
£30,550 inc HCA (Band 6) £36,223 inc HCA (Band 7)
Closing
03/06/2018 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.


 

An opportunity has arisen for a Sessional Psychotherapist/Psychologist in Newham Talking Therapies. We are currently looking for people who can work with us on regular sessional basis offering assessments and therapy in our primary care psychology service. We can offer you supervision and experience in an exciting, innovative, ground-breaking and multicultural environment.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

If you are enthusiastic, flexible and willing to take on an exciting new challenge, please call Craig Tantrum Single Point of Referral Lead on 0208 475 8080 or 07950 567419 for an informal discussion.

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Telephone
0207 655 4165