Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner - Adult IAPT Service

Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England
Pay
£ 24000 - 28000 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Posted
2 Dec 2019
Closes
2 Jan 2020

Job Description

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner - Adult IAPT Service

West Yorkshire

Salary: £24,000 - £28,000

     

* Recognised PWP Training Course Qualification Essential *

* Adult Mental Health Experience Essential *

 

Remit

Compass Associates are excited to be working with a specialist provider of mental health, learning disabilities and substance misuse services to headhunt for a full time Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner.

 

This role is divided between two therapy services and a central hub, all within 10 miles of each other, in the West Yorkshire region, for adults aged 16+ who have been referred by their GPs or have self-referred due to mental health difficulties including depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD and panic disorders. You will carry out assessments and deliver high volume, low intensity psychological interventions e.g. guided computerised CBT, informing clients about pharmacological methods and advising on self-management techniques. Although an individual practitioner, you'll work closely with the Clinical Lead, Team Leaders, Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners, Trainee Therapists and CBT Therapists.

 

Working hours

This is a full-time permanent role working 37 hours per week which includes rota'd evenings (2 x late shifts/week) and some weekends. For evening and weekend hours, you will receive the time back in lieu.

 

Essential criteria

A qualification from a recognised PWP Training Course (Post Graduate Certificate or Level 3 Undergraduate Course)

Adult mental health experience

 

Commutable from: Wakefield, Castleford, Leeds, Huddersfield, Bradford, Pontefract, Barnsley, Selby, Doncaster, Goole, Wetherby and surrounding towns.

 

Benefits

Life assurance

Retail discounts

Further training opportunities

Staff wellbeing scheme

Employee assistance programme

Company pension

Discounted gym memberships

Cycle to work scheme

Ability to buy up to 5 extra days annual leave

 

Interview Process

One stage interview with the Clinical Lead and PWP Team Leader.

     

Contact details

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please contact Lynette Robb directly on Apply. Alternatively email an updated CV to Apply   

     

Recommendations

Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.        

     

Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.   

Ref: LR/HQ00028425

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