NJC Scale Point 25-26, £29,577 (Registered) - £30,351 (accredited) (pro-rata).
CBT/EMDR Therapist - Permanent Position - NJC Scale Point 25-26, £29,577 (Registered) - £30,351 (accredited) (pro-rata).
Location Current remote working from home due to Covid-19 restrictions providing online/telephone counselling. This post will then be based in the city (with possible travel to outreach locations). Travel is required as part of this role and so access to a car is needed.
Hours of work
30-37.5 hours worked in 5 shifts Monday-Sunday
Job purpose To deliver evidence-based psychological therapies in the form of CBT and EMDR and model good practice for working with survivors of sexual violence (age 18+) which is safe, ethical and effective and supports key outcomes
Managing a caseload of clients and providing evidence-based psychological interventions in the form of CBT and EMDR for short and medium term sessions
To undertake rigorous Clinical Assessments and identify and action needs/risks and safeguarding matters appropriately and in a timely manner
To formulate, plan and monitor individualised Recovery Focused Support Plans with clients including effective signposting and referrals as necessary
Liaise effectively with key personnel and colleagues to contribute to the safe and productive day to day running of the therapeutic service
Essential experience, qualifications and skills
An EMDR qualification and accreditation or registration with the EMDR Association UK
Experience of conducting Clinical Risk Assessments
Have in-depth knowledge of issues affecting people who have experienced sexual violence, both recent and non-recent
Experience of delivering a wide range of therapeutic approaches to mental health problems and experience of routine outcome monitoring & ability to meet agreed specified service targets.
Excellent IT and interpersonal skills
If you are able to answer ‘yes’ to the following questions, you are welcome to apply:
Are you eligible to work in the UK?
Do you have an EMDR qualification and accreditation or registration with the EMDR Association UK?
An awareness and understanding of sexual violence and its impact?
Experience of conducting Risk/Needs Assessments & management?