Overview

We are looking for an enthusiastic Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist, Cognitive Behavioural Therapist or CAMHS Specialist Practitioner to join our dynamic and friendly CAMHS Service three days per week/ 22.5 hours on a fixed term post for 12 months

This post will be in the Emotional and Behavioural Team providing primarily Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

The is a fantastic opportunity to join the well-established Westminster CAMHS Team. This very supportive MDT looking for an experienced clinician to join our expert staff group, which provides the opportunity to work alongside a range of professions including nursing, psychiatry, family therapy, psychotherapy, psychologists, child well-being practitioners and CBT therapists.

The post offers opportunities for:

Direct clinical work with children and young people and their families

Assessment, intervention and training.

The opportunity to become involved with quality improvement projects and other initiatives that enhance our service user experience

Developing creative and effective collaborative working with partner agencies

The post holder will be supervised and managed within the thriving and supportive team in Westminster CAMHS, which affords opportunities for professional development, training and research.

Clinical work is based in Westminster CAMHS, Woodfield Road.

Closing Date:- 21st January 2021

Interviews:- 27th January 2021

Due to the high response levels we receive for some vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date and advise you to submit your application as soon as possible.

CNWL (Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust) has almost 7,000 staff providing integrated healthcare to a third of London’s population, Milton Keynes and areas beyond. We involve service users, carers, the public, staff and partner organisations in the way that we are run. You can become a member by visiting our website.

Our catchment area spans diverse communities, with over 100 first languages spoken. It contains areas of great affluence as well as areas of much deprivation. We are committed to providing services that meet the needs of the people who use them, and we actively encourage involvement from local people who can help make a difference. We’re proud of our diversity and we continue to undertake new initiatives to advance equality for LGBT+, BME and people with disabilities to promote good relations and understanding between our staff.

CNWL is recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing high quality, innovative healthcare. We aim to employ only the best people, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.

CNWL NHS Foundation Trust offers a generous relocation package to successful candidates – subject to eligibility assessment.

Bank assignments are available for most roles.

CNWL NHS Foundation Trust are committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults.

CNWL Agenda for Change employment contracts are subject to a contractual 13 week probationary period.

If you are offered a job, information will be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Ogechi Anochie Team Manager – [email protected] 020 3317 5999

Additional Contact Information

Dr Stella Papadakis, Lead Clinical Psychologist, Tel: 0203 317 5999