Assistant Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner

Worthing or Chichester, West Sussex
£20,150 - £23,363 pro rata
05 Jan 2019
15 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Contract, Fixed term
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 4

Fixed Term Assistant Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP)

This is a very exciting opportunity to join Time To Talk Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service.

Ideally you will already have experience of supporting, advising or educating people or patients within a managed service (private, public or charitable sector).

We are keen to recruit people from a range of ages, ethnicities, backgrounds and experience who have a keen interest in supporting people with common mental health disorders. Working from service Hubs, GP surgeries and community locations, you will be trained to deliver low intensity, CBT based psychological interventions by telephone, in small groups or face to face.

Successful applicants will be keen to play an active role in developing and delivering accessible, flexible and patient friendly services for anyone experiencing mild to moderate anxiety and / or depression.

You will be trained in-house by experienced Time To Talk therapists who will help you develop the skills you need to deliver this service.

There are 2 posts available in Coastal Time To Talk South Locality based in Worthing and two posts in Coastal Time To Talk West Locality based in Chichester.

An Information briefing is available to assist you in your application.

It is very important that you read this carefully, in conjunction with the Job Description and Person Specification before completing your application form.

Your application should reflect this advice and will be judged accordingly.


Applicant requirements This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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