Location:Clayton Health Centre

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £24,304 per annum

Length of contract:Permanent

About the role

We are looking for motivated and qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWP) to join our expanding Psychological Wellbeing service in North Manchester. The post holders will work alongside other PWPs within a stepped care model to provide a range of NICE approved low intensity interventions for depression and anxiety disorders. You will work in close partnership with the team at Step 3 at North Manchester Primary Care Mental Health Service.

Treatment will be delivered through a range of modalities including face-to-face work, telephone therapy and facilitating structured groups such as anger and irritability, self esteem and assertiveness, worry and bereavement and loss.

The successful candidates will be skilled in delivering low intensity therapy and highly motivated, with the ability to organise and prioritise their own workload. You will have successfully completed an approved IAPT PWP Post Graduate Certificate.

We can provide excellent opportunities for ongoing personal and professional development through regular supervision and training opportunities.
We welcome applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.

How to apply

For more information about this post please contact Francesca Singh-Bhaker at francesca.singh-bhaker@selfhelpservices.org.uk

To apply for this post, please complete the application form below and email it to Francesca at: francesca.singh-bhaker@selfhelpservices.org.uk

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Closing date for applications is Monday 8th January

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