Psychotherapeutic Counsellor Required: East Sussex
Recruiter: Health in Mind
- Location: Woodside, Hellingly
- Salary: Band 6 – (£30,401 – £37,267 pro rata per annum)
- Job Type: Permanent
- Working pattern: 22.5
- Pay Scheme: Agenda for change
- Pay Band: 6
- Closing Date: 30/03/2020
Health in Mind is an integrated primary care mental health service which offers IAPT low and high intensity psychological therapies together with primary care mental health workers based out in GP surgeries. This is a rapidly developing service delivering high quality psychological interventions across East Sussex. Within Health in Mind we have a small team of counsellors working together in the Hasting locality.
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic psychotherapeutic counsellor or counselling psychologist to join the High Weald, Havens and Lewes locality team – based in the High Weald area. Applicants must have a track record in delivering NICE recommended interventions for depression and anxiety disorders.
The applicant will be accredited with the HPC, BACP or equivalent professional organisation. We would also consider newly qualified Psychotherapeutic Counsellors or Counselling Psychologists who meet the requirements for accreditation but have not yet completed the formalities. He/she will be experienced in working with a variety of client groups and problems and preferably also be familiar with NHS settings, systems and structures.
As an 8-8 service, there is an expectation to provide 20% of agreed clinical appointments after 5pm or before 9am.