CBT Therapist/ Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist

Job Title: CBT Therapist/ Clinical/ Counselling Psychologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dagenham
Salary: Band 7 £36,224 to £46,418 inc
Contact Name: Dr Sarah Shillingford
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2017 13:00

Job Description

Barking & Dagenham

Band 7 £36,224 to £46,418 inc

NELFT provides award winning community and mental healthcare for over 2 million people. With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled health professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care

We are looking for enthusiastic CBT therapists and psychologists to provide therapy for clients referred to Talking Therapies Barking & Dagenham IAPT within the framework of an IAPT service model.

There are a number of aspects which make Talking Therapies Barking & Dagenham an exciting place to work. We are keen to encourage our clinicians to develop and support ongoing BABCP accreditation by providing the necessary CPD required for this. Training this year includes the following external training; Couples Therapy for Depression, Behavioural Couples Therapy, EMDR, social anxiety presentations, complex presentations including working with childhood trauma and traumatic grief. We also offer monthly in house training conducted by various specialists within the team.

Applicants should be either a qualified Clinical/Counselling Psychologist or CBT Therapist (BABCP accredited or in the process of applying for accreditation) to provide assessments and CBT interventions (individual and group-based) to people with common mental health problems

We would invite applications from individuals with a mixture of the following experience/qualifications:

• BABCP accredited Post Graduate Diploma in CBT.
• Training and experience eligible for accreditation with the BABCP.

A  full job description and person specification can be found on our website

Or for further information please contact Dr Sarah Shillingford

CLOSING DATE: 25th May 2017

We are also recruiting to other Psychology vacancies within our IAPT services in Waltham Forest and Havering.  If you are interested in working in these areas please email and we will arrange for a recruiting manager to contact you to discuss.