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High Intensity Psychological Therapist

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Psychology and Psychological Therapies
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Fixed term: 12 months
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
001-PST119-1021
Site
Cardiff Royal Infirmary
Town
Cardiff
Salary
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

 

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

 

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


 

THIS POST IS FIXED TERM/SECONDMENT FOR 12 MONTHS DUE TO MATERNITY COVER.

This is an exciting opportunity to provide CBT within the Psychological Therapies Hub for a range of anxiety disorders in both group and individual formats .  

The role includes psychological assessment, formulation and psychological therapies for people with anxiety disorders. The post holder will also be expected to provide supervision and consultation to others services.  The post will be based within the Psychology and Psychological Therapies Directorate at CRI.  You will be joining a friendly and supportive team committed to high fidelity CBT.

Applicants will be suitably qualified High Intensity Psychological Therapists with experience of delivering high Intensity CBT. Applicants will have the capacity to work both autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplinary team.  Appropriate supervision will be available on the clinical and organisational aspects of the role. Day to day management of these additional sessions will be provided by the Lead Clinician and Operational Manager.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply. 

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Andy Lodwick
Job title
Senior Cognitive behavioural psychotherapist
Email address
Andy.Lodwick@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
07376 605577
Additional information

Jonathon Rogers

Jonathan.Rogers2@wales.nhs.uk