Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner


Job Ref: AA. PWP

Industry Sector: Talking Therapies

Location:

Bedfordshire, Luton

Type: Contract

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 3 Months




Job Description

Job Description


One of my clients has requested cover for a 3 month period within their service in Luton

Start data ASAP

This innovative NHS trust based in Luton seeks a band 5 Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner to join their Adult team. The post is available to start as soon as possible, offering full-time hours per week for an initial 3-month period.

It is essential that candidates applying have previous experience of working with adults within an IAPT service to be considered for the role.

Your main duties will include:

* To undertake patient-centered interviews
* Identify areas where the person wishes to change how they feel
* Assess risk the client poses to themselves and others
* Provide assisted self-help, liaise with other agencies and provide information about services

This is an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable experience with an excellent service.

As a Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner, you will be an integral part of the therapy provision within the IAPT service.

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners working within an IAPT service must have the below requirements;

* Must have a Post Graduate Certificate in Low Intensity Psychological Therapies
* This includes having experience within an IAPT service.
* Ability to contain the emotional distress of clients.
* Excellent communication skills.

Newly qualified candidates will be considered but we must see proof of qualification (either in the form of your Certificate or a confirmation from the University).

If you would like to find out more about this fantastic opportunity, please contact me on the details below.

Please contact;

Alan

Tele: 0203 771 5585 or email alan.adewale @sugarman.co.uk

*****Due to our contract with our clients, registration and DBS checks will be required with Sugarman*****

Sugarman Group is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy with 29 years' experience. Our offices in London, England & Sydney, Australia assist professionals within the Medical, Social Work and Education sectors to find new job opportunities. Sugarman Group pride themselves in the positive, expert and honest experience we deliver to candidates, which is founded by our focus on Specialist professional areas.

Please note all Mental Health roles with the Sugarman group are subject to eligibility checks including right to work and an Enhanced DBS check.

Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer. Because of this we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.

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