Three Trainee High Intensity CBT Therapist Vacancies

Mind in Bexley (IAPT) are now recruiting for the role of Trainee High Intensity CBT Therapist

This is part of the London wide Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Programme (IAPT) for CBT High Intensity Therapists.

The training programme consists of three days working within an IAPT service and two days at university taught by experts in the field. Working hours when at the service are 9-5 with one shifted day from 12.00-20.00

This training post is offered at NHS band 6 pay grade.  The post graduate diploma course is scheduled to start in March 2020. The training takes place at the University of Royal Holloway and prepares you to meet BABCP accreditation requirements in order to work in IAPT services. This is an excellent, but demanding course and candidates are expected to complete all its requirements within 12 months of starting the training. The post involves providing psychological assessments and evidence-based interventions for people with common mental health problems.

Applicants without a core mental health profession (such as Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner or counsellors without UKCP or BACP accreditation) must be able to meet the required Knowledge Skills and Attitude (KSA) BABCP criteria (see the NHS IAPT workforce guidance and BABCP website for further information) The post holder will be based at our offices in Bexleyheath, Kent.

Mind in Bexley Application Form PDF | Word

Equal Opportunities Monitoring form PDF | Word

Closing date: Saturday 7th December.

Please send CV and covering letter and completed application forms and Equality Monitoring Forms
By e-mail to: gholmes@mindinbexley.org.uk
By post to: Gill Holmes. Office Manager. 2A Devonshire Road , Bexleyheath, Kent DA6 8dDS

Individuals will be contacted if their application is successful.