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East of England psychological professions vacancies

01 Oct 21

Psychological professions vacancies - East of England
1st October 2021

 

Qualified EHCP/CWP
Hertfordshire Community Trust, based in St Albans and with County wide travel
Working across 14 SEN schools within Hertfordshire and West Essex to provide evidence based interventions to young people and their families, whilst working in partnership with the school to support the Whole school approach to Emotional Wellbeing.

Link: http://jobs.hertschs.nhs.uk/job/v3465838
Closing date: 03/10/2021


Trainee Children’s Mental Health Wellbeing Practitioners, Norfolk & Waveney Mind
An amazing opportunity has arisen to join us at Norfolk and Waveney Mind, as a Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner. You will be part of a team working towards improving access to evidence based mental health interventions for children, young people and their families.
Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioners will deliver low intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) interventions for children and young people, including behavioural treatments for anxiety; guided parent-led self help and behavioural activation for depression. They will be distinct roles within the young people’s team. The post holder will receive clinical supervision relevant to their training and opportunities to work with fellow CWPs.

Link: Job Openings (peoplehr.net)
Closing date: 3/10/2021

Trainee Children and Young People’s Wellbeing Practitioner
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust - CPFT
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust (CPFT) are recruiting 4 Trainee Children and Young People’s Wellbeing Practitioners who will complete a PG Cert in Child and Young Persons Psychological Wellbeing Practice provided by UCL/Anna Freud Centre.  Practitioners will deliver, under intensive supervision, brief evidence-based therapeutic interventions for CYP experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties.  This is a 1 year post.  Experience of working with children and young people is essential.  Applicants MUST apply for the course alongside the job application.  The post holder must be available to start the role and course in Jan 2022. Please note this vacancy will be closed at 70 applicants so we advise that you submit your application as soon as possible.

Link: http://cpft.healthjobsuk.com/vacancy/3476597
Closing Date: 3/10/2021 (unless 70 applicant limit is reached in which case it will close early)

Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner, Ormiston Families
Ormiston Families Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Service are excited to offer the opportunity to apply for Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioners to join our team and to support children and young people.
This is a training role within the Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme (CYP IAPT) through University College London. The post-holder will work within a CYP mental health service delivering, under supervision, high-quality; brief outcome focused evidence-based interventions and guided self-help for children and young people experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties.
The training and service experience will equip the post holder with the necessary knowledge, attitude, and capabilities to operate effectively in an inclusive, value driven service.

Link: https://www.ormiston.org/work-with-us/
Closing date: 7/10/2021


Band 8a - MHST Senior Supervisor & Clinical Lead / Clinical Psychologist (Part Time - 30 Hours per week)

North East London Foundation Trust, Mental Health Support Teams
This Senior Supervisor & Clinical Lead post is a new post to support the clinical development and delivery of the Mental Health Support Teams (MHSTs) in Essex. The post holder will be responsible for supporting the delivery of evidence-based CBT interventions in schools/colleges and providing supervision to members of the senior clinical team. The post holder would be expected to work closely with the Educational Lead to foster the integration of clinical and educational principles to support CYP with mental health concerns. We are looking to recruit a Clinical Psychologist / Educational Psychologist / Family Therapist with expertise in the delivery of CBT to children and young people (CYP) and their families to manage anxiety, low mood and behavioural problems. Experience delivering supervision using a CBT framework is highly desirable, as is experience conducting clinical audits and evaluating research data to inform the delivery and development of clinical services. Experienced clinicians working within local or specialist services who have undertaken formal CBT training (e.g. CYP-IAPT) and gained appropriate supervisory and research experience would also be considered

Link: http://jobs.nelft.nhs.uk/job/v3512521website
Closing date: 7/10/2021


Principal Clinical / Counselling Psychologist
Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust
The post holder will be the lead psychologist for the newly developing Maternity Mental Health (MMH) Team.  The role is attached to the Milton Keynes Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Service which is a multi-disciplinary team including Psychiatrist, Team Manager, Psychologist and Psychological Therapist, Specialist CPN’s, Lead OT, Nursery Nurse and administration staff.  You will be working with women with moderate-complex Mental Health difficulties arising from the experience of loss and trauma relating to their maternity/perinatal/neonatal experience.  This will include, but will not be limited to, PTSD following birth trauma, perinatal loss including miscarriage, stillbirth, termination or neonatal death, and severe tokophobia (primary and secondary tokophobia).

Link:  https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/916759370
For more information please contact Gloria Aldridge, Perinatal Clinical Nurse Manager on 01908 724362/07816 910546 or Emma Cross, Psychological Therapist on 07887 936013
Closing Date:  07/10/2021 


Clinical Fellow (Mental Health Crisis), East of England or South West
1 x 18 month secondment, based in East of England
1 x 18 month secondment, based in South West

Two exciting secondment opportunities have arisen for a Clinician with specialist post registration experience in mental health crisis to support workforce development, education and training across England for mental health crisis services.  These posts will be regionally based  in the South West and East of England, and will work flexibly across the National Mental Health Programme. Please specify in your application which region you are applying for.

Link: https://jobs.hee.nhs.uk/#!/job/v3429532
Closing date: 10/10/2021; interviews are likely to take place w/c 18 October 2021


Senior Mental Health Practitioner
Hertfordshire Community Trust, based in St Albans and with County wide travel
Supporting the SEN MHST team to provide evidence based interventions and work in partnership with SEN schools, to develop their whole school approach to emotional wellbeing. Provide regular supervision to EMHPs and risk manage, whilst creating continual networks with all multi-disciplinary professionals.

Link: http://jobs.hertschs.nhs.uk/job/v3487203
Closing date: 10/10/2021


Trainee ASC/LD Psychological Therapies Practitioner – West, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Norfolk and Waveney Child Family and Young Person Service, in Partnership with Norfolk Community Health & Care Trust are excited to offer a place in our GYW team on a Post Graduate Diploma level training as a Psychological Therapies practitioner - Autism and Learning Disability
Whilst training you will be working within one of our clinical teams spending part of the week carrying out clinical work to support your learning which is delivered via UCL in London.
If you want a chance to make a real difference to autistic children and young people and/or children and young people with learning disabilities with moderate to severe mental health difficulties and/or behaviours of distress, this could be the role for you.

Link: Apply now, work with us | Norfolk and Suffolk NHS (nsft.nhs.uk)
Closing date: 10/10/2021


Trainee CBT Psychological Therapist – Yarmouth, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Hi My name is Neil and I am an Operational manager within Norfolk and Waveney Child Family and Young Person Service. We are excited to offer 2 places to our GYW Team as a Trainee Psychological Therapist, to train as a CBT therapist through the Recruit to Train scheme.
Whilst training you will be working within one of our clinical teams (we have one position in the 0 – 14 child and family team and one in the 14 – 25 youth team) spending part of the week carrying out clinical work to support your learning which is delivered via KCL in London. Once training is complete you will be able to join the team as a fully accredited CBT Therapist. If you want a chance to make a real difference to the well-being and mental health of our young people’s population this could be the role for you. 

Link: Apply now, work with us | Norfolk and Suffolk NHS (nsft.nhs.uk)
Closing date: 10/10/2021


Trainee CBT Psychological Therapist – West, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Hi My name is Neil and I am an Operational manager within Norfolk and Waveney Child Family and Young Person Service. We are excited to offer 2 places to our West Team as a Trainee Psychological Therapist, to train as a CBT therapist through the Recruit to Train scheme.
Whilst training you will be working within one of our clinical teams (we have one position in the 0 – 14 child and family team and one in the 14 – 25 youth team) spending part of the week carrying out clinical work to support your learning which is delivered via KCL in London. Once training is complete you will be able to join the team as a fully accredited CBT Therapist. If you want a chance to make a real difference to the well-being and mental health of our young people’s population this could be the role for you.

Link: Apply now, work with us | Norfolk and Suffolk NHS (nsft.nhs.uk)
Closing date: 14/10/2021


Children and Young People’s Wellbeing Practitioner
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust - CPFT
Are you a qualified, or working towards qualification, Children and Young People Wellbeing Practitioner (CWP)/ Education Mental Health Practitioner (EMHP) looking for an exciting new opportunity? We are seeking a highly motivated practitioner to join our valued Emotional Health and Wellbeing Service in delivering early intervention approaches to children and families utilising the THRIVE model.  The CWP intervention aims to improve the quality of life for children and young people presenting with mild to moderate mental health difficulties, and reduce the likelihood of a need for specialist services.
CWP’s work in partnership with other parts of the Emotional Health and Wellbeing Service, as well as partner agencies. We can offer you the chance to work within a dynamic, supportive, community-based team, as part of the wider mental health network and within the new YOUnited referral hub. 
Due to the Covid 19 pandemic our practitioners have conducted their work via telephone or digital platforms whilst working from home and future plans are for a blended approach of face to face alongside digital/phone methods. 

Link: http://cpft.healthjobsuk.com/vacancy/3518923
Closing Date - 13/10/2021


Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner – Trainee (7 posts), Norfolk County Council

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Children’s Services Intensive and Specialist Support Service as a Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner Trainee. These intensive training posts will equip you to provide interventions based on Child and Young Persons Improving Access to Psychological Therapies care principles.
During the yearlong training period, you will be using your newly developed skills to deliver low intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy interventions for children and young people, including behavioural treatments for anxiety; guided parent-led self-help and behavioural activation for depression. You will receive clinical supervision relevant to your training and have opportunities to work with fellow CWPs as well as other members of the Norfolk Children’s Services multi-disciplinary Intensive and Specialist Support Service.
As a Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner Trainee, you will be working with children and families who are receiving support from Norfolk Children’s Services through a Family Support, Child in Need or Child Protection Plan.

Link: Children's Wellbeing Practitioner – Trainee (7 posts) 71658 CHJE (engageats.co.uk)
Closing date: 14/10/2021


Systemic Family Practitioner – Trainee (2 posts), Norfolk County Council

An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 Systemic Family Practitioner Trainees to join the Children’s Services Intensive and Specialist Support Service. These intensive training posts will equip you to provide interventions based on Child and Young Persons Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (CYP IAPT) care principles and evidence-based intervention consistent with the postgraduate diploma in Systemic Family Practice. 
During the yearlong training period, you will be using your newly developed skills to support children and young people experiencing depression, self-harm and conduct disorders while receiving clinical supervision and management support.
As a Systemic Family Practitioner Trainee, you will be working with children and families who are receiving support from Norfolk Children’s Services through a Family Support, Child in Need or Child Protection Plan.

Link: Systemic Family Practitioner – Trainee (2 posts) 71660 CHJE (engageats.co.uk)
Closing date: 14/10/2021


Trainee ASC/LD Psychological Therapies Practitioner – Yarmouth, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Norfolk and Waveney Child Family and Young Person Service, in Partnership with Norfolk Community Health & Care Trust are excited to offer a place in our GYW team on a Post Graduate Diploma level training as a Psychological Therapies practitioner - Autism and Learning Disability
Whilst training you will be working within one of our clinical teams spending part of the week carrying out clinical work to support your learning which is delivered via UCL in London. If you want a chance to make a real difference to autistic children and young people and/or children and young people with learning disabilities with moderate to severe mental health difficulties and/or behaviours of distress, this could be the role for you.

Link: Apply now, work with us | Norfolk and Suffolk NHS (nsft.nhs.uk)
Closing date: 14/10/2021

 

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