CAMHS Practitioner

London (Greater)
17 Apr 2019
16 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Blackstone Mental Health team are currently recruiting for a Permanent position based in West London for a Band 7 CAMHS Practitioner. The applicants can be from any professional background so OT's, Social Workers, Psychologists, Nurses, Counselling Psychologists.

The position is within the EMHP team within a Trailblazer site. The position to deliver low intensity evidence-based interventions for mild to moderate mental health difficulties in educations settings (with supevision). The position will be within one of the two mental health support teams covering 8 secondary schools and 29 primaries.

These jobs would suit someone who:

- Wants a permanent role with lots of CPD opportunities

- Is interested in early intervention

- Likes partnership work (notably working with schools)

- Is interested in developing their supervision skills

- Would like to get involved in research

- Is interested in other therapeutic models in addition to CBT

- Likes creating and trying out new approaches

- Is committed to supporting learning (trainees, self, organisation)

- Wants to feel good about going to work everyday.

Person Specification - Essential:

- CAMHS experience of providing mental health interventiosn for children and young people is essential

- Post-graduate doctoral level training in clinical or counselling Psychologist (or its equivalent for those trained prior to 1996) as accredited by the BPS

- Or Post-graduate training in another core mental health professions (nursing, occupational therapy)

- HCPC professional registration / BABCP accreditted either fully or provisional or able to achieve provisional practitioner accreditation within six months of starting in post

Person Specification - Desirable:

- Pre-qualification training and qualifications in research methodology, staff trainging and or other fields of applied psychology

Interviews are being held for this position week commencing 29th April - if you are suitable for this position please do apply now and one of our consultants will get back to you.

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