Lead CBT Therapists/ CBT Therapists

Job Title: Lead CBT Therapists/ CBT Therapists
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £36,000
Job Published: September 06, 2017 10:46

Job Description

Place of Work: Nightingale Hospital, Marylebone

Hours: 37.5 per week

Salary: £36,000+ dependant on experience

The Nightingale Hospital is Central London’s leading independent mental health hospital offering 73 inpatient beds. Situated in Marylebone, we are a multidisciplinary team of 300 staff and over 50 Consultants working together to provide tailored treatment programmes for individuals with mental health or emotional problems, eating disorders and addictions. We were awarded an overall rating of Good by the CQC at our most recent inspection in July 2016. Our key values are Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Recognition and One Team.

Our Therapy Services team consists of over 100 individuals from all different backgrounds working in collaboration with our nursing colleagues to provide exceptional holistic care to patients who attend either as an inpatient, outpatient or for day therapy treatment. The majority of our work is located in Marylebone and we are also able to provide outpatient therapy sessions in the City. We employ Therapy staff whose roles vary widely from Clinical and Counselling Psychologists, Dieticians, Counsellors and Psychotherapists to Art Therapy practitioners and Yoga & Tai Chi Instructors.

As a Nightingale Employee you would receive a competitive salary and be entitled to a yearly bonus of up to £500, 25 days annual leave exclusive of bank holidays, access to a generous Pension Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, Childcare Vouchers and a subsidised staff restaurant. In addition you would have the ability to learn a vast array of skills from your peers and be able to attend internal training and development sessions as well as receive funding for external courses to develop your own skills.

CBT Therapist

We are looking for a number of CBT Therapists to join our team. The post holders will work primarily with inpatients facilitating groups and seeing patients for individual 1:1 sessions. They will be required to carry out assessments for the therapy programme and be involved in providing a high standard of care. Successful candidates will ideally be full time however we would be open to part time working. We would encourage applications from individuals who possess a higher postgraduate degree relevant to the position and registration with a relevant professional body. We would also be keen to hear from Counselling Psychologists with extensive CBT training and experience. Prior experience within a private healthcare environment would be beneficial however it is not a requirement.

Lead CBT Therapist

We are also seeking to appoint a Lead CBT Therapist who as well as taking on their own clinical responsibilities will be responsible for the overall CBT service at the Nightingale Hospital. As well as the skills mentioned above, candidates interested in the Lead CBT Therapist post should also be able to demonstrate experience supervising a team and skills around conflict management and people management would also be beneficial.

Further Information and Applications

For more information about the Nightingale Hospital you can visit our website at For a full job description please go to

If you would like to apply for a CBT Therapist role or the Lead CBT post please send a copy of your CV along with a short cover letter to Lewis Longford, HR Manager via and he will get back to you as soon as possible. Please make sure you highlight which role you would be interested in.

We are also looking to find other Therapists to join our Therapy Services Team on either a permanent or sessional basis. If you believe you can offer valuable skills and would be interested in joining the team please email your details to and we will get back to you presently.