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Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (part-time, 0.6fte)

Job Title: Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (part-time, 0.6fte)
Contract Type: Part-time
Location: Norwich
Industry:
Salary: £26,715 to £32,817 per annum, pro rata
Reference: SC3908
Job Published: May 11, 2021 12:29

Job Description

Student Services

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (part-time, 0.6fte)

Ref: SC3908

£26,715 to £32,817 per annum, pro rata

Contributing to the success and wellbeing of the UEA student population, the Student PWP will work with a team of Talking Therapists, Mental Health and Disability Advisers within the Wellbeing Section of Student Services.

You will play a key role in assessing and supporting students with common mental health problems providing high volume low-intensity interventions which will be a range of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) based self-management interventions for mild to moderate anxiety and depression.  You will provide one to one intervention using the ‘the Single Session Therapy’ model, group-based workshops and online support via ‘silvercloud supported’ to students.  There will be an active role in the promotion of mental wellbeing within the student and wider University community. 

You will have a qualification from PWP Training Course (Postgraduate Certificate or Level 3 undergraduate course) or be an experienced and qualified mental health worker with relevant primary care experiences and competencies and be able to fulfil all essential elements of the person specification. 

This post is available immediately on a part-time (0.6fte), indefinite basis and will be subject to a criminal record check at Enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We strongly encourage applicants from men and all those from Black, Asian or other minority ethnic backgrounds and welcome applications from all protected groups as defined by the Equality Act 2010. Appointment will be made on merit.

Closing date: 1 June 2021

To apply for this vacancy, please follow the online instructions at: https://myview.uea.ac.uk/webrecruitment/

The University is a Silver Athena Swan Award holder.