Counsellor Required (NHS): Nottinghamshire
Salary:£31,365 – £37,890 pa
Job Type: Permanent
Working pattern: 37.5 Hours per Week
Pay Scheme: Agenda for change
Pay Band: 6
Closing Date: 14/04/2020
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a BACP Accredited Counsellor or trainee counsellor in a position to apply for BACP accreditation to join Let’s Talk Wellbeing Nottinghamshire. Let’s Talk Wellbeing provides IAPT psychological therapy within primary care across Nottinghamshire.
The service is provided between 08.00am-7.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am-5.00pm Friday, with the possibility of working some Saturday morning’s. You will be required to be flexible and contribute to the rota to work within these hours.
You will work with people who present with mild to moderate anxiety and/or depression, utilising NICE Guidance and IAPT recognised interventions and tools. Under appropriate supervision and dependent on experience, patient contact will include assessment clinics, 1:1 treatment packages, and group work. These will be delivered in a number of community settings which are highly access to the local population.
You will be a BACP Accredited Counsellor who will provide a professional, competent and ethical brief counselling service from various locations in Nottinghamshire, in line with the agreed Let’s Talk Wellbeing service description and referral guidelines.