Cognitive Behavioural Therapist
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
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The Psychosis and Bipolar Psychological Care Network (PBPCN) was established in 2015. The Psychosis and Bipolar Psychological Care Network specialises in working with adults above the age of 16 years
We are now looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed colleague to join this well-established team.
The successfully appointed Cognitive Behavioural Therapist/Clinical Psychologist will work as part of a Hub and Spoke team incorporating Clinical Psychologists, Systemic Family Therapist and Cognitive Behavioural Therapists. Therapists in the team are integrated into the locality multi-disciplinary CMHT's.
Main duties of the job
The post will be based within Preston CMHT based at West Strand House although there will be an expectation that the successful candidate may need to offer a service across the whole of the Lancashire footprint, dependent on service demand.
Our team provides a range of specialist psychological services including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Family Interventions. Appointable candidates will require competency and confidence in delivering CBT and a willingness to train in a family intervention model.
Minimum professional qualifications:
Professional Body Qualification: NMC/HCP/BPS
- Qualification in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy to post graduate diploma level.
- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
- Working towards the above
We want to recruit people to the service who share our values and are confident in their ability to contribute to the demonstrated effectiveness and acceptability of our service.
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We are kind
We are a team
We are respectful
We are always learning
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Please refer to the attached job description and person specification for further details on the role. When completing the supporting information section of your application, please ensure you show how you meet each of the criteria of the person specification providing illustrative examples where possible; as this is what you will be shortlisted against.
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