CBT Therapist (IAPT) - Band 7 - Somerset Job In Taunton

CBT Therapist (IAPT) - Band 7 - Somerset

  • £24.00 - £28.00 per hour DOE
  • Posted: 24/01/2019
  • Taunton
  • Job Ref: ElliotSom2
  • Temporary

Job Details

Pertemps Medical are recruiting for a Band 7 CBT Therapists for IAPT services across Somerset County. We are a leading Mental Health recruiter supporting a nationwide list of clients offering lucrative locum positions.  

Joining an established IAPT service you will be placed for an initial 3 month contract delivering CBT to clients suffering with mild to moderate mental health presentations.

For this position all applicants must have previous experience working in IAPT alongside a specific qualification in CBT.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Formal training in CBT (PGDip or MSc)
  • Prior experience in IAPT
  • Ideally have BABCP accreditation although those working towards accreditation will be considered

Your main duties will include:
  • Assess clients suitability for CBT. Where the problems appear to be too severe for IAPT refer to manager/supervisor.
  • Formulate, implement and evaluate therapy programmes for clients.
  • Keep coherent records of all clinical activity in line with service protocols.
  • Attend clinical supervision in order to develop skills and experience
  • Work closely with other members of the team ensuring appropriate step-up and step-down arrangements are in place to maintain a stepped care approach.

In return we can offer you:
  • £100 Loyalty Bonus once you have worked 12 weeks (New applicants only.)
  • Fast Track Registration
  • Your choice of payroll - PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation
  • Expert advice from our team of specialist recruiters
  • Interview tips from your dedicated advisor
  • £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
  • Support sourcing placements in line with personal and career goals

Have further questions? You can contact our Psychological Therapies team on Psychology@pertempsmedical.co.uk