Therapist / Counsellor (CBT)

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Harrow
Salary
£24500 to £24500 Per year
Posted
07 May 2018
Closes
06 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
We are currently recruiting a Therapist / Counsellor to work 30 hrs per week, across 4 days between Monday to Friday.

Cygnet Hospital Harrow provides a recovery focused service treating a wide range of mental health needs. We’re also home to a low secure wing for men with an autistic spectrum condition, as well as an assessment and diagnostic clinic for ASD.

The Opportunity

As a Therapist / Counsellor, you will develop and facilitate therapeutic groups specifically within the Acute Services and other units as required.

In this role you will have a caseload of clients as referred or requested by the MDT and line manager and ensure that individual needs, aims and objectives of the patients are addressed. Attend ward rounds as necessary and review standards of care through audit surveys and outcome measures.

We are looking for people who have:

• A qualified Counsellor along with a qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
• Membership of a Counselling governing body
• The ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
• Experience in the field of adult mental health and/or acute inpatient mental health is desirable
• An understanding of mental health diagnosis and associated conditions is desirable

In return, we will offer you:

• Salary in the region of £24,500
• Company pension scheme
• Free life assurance
• A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
• Paid leave for your birthday and anniversary of joining the company
• Subsidised meals
• CPD opportunities
• Expert clinical supervision and peer support
• Opportunity to undertake further learning and development opportunities

About Us

At Cygnet Health Care, we have almost 30 years’ experience in providing specialist mental health treatment, rehabilitation and support in service user focused environments that provide evidenced, quality health care in national and regional care pathways.

Requirements

The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a positive difference?

Click the link to apply.

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