An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Clinical, Counselling or Health Psychologist, CBT or Family Therapist interested in working with older people (over 65s) to join our cohesive, supportive and well-established psychology team that is fully integrated into the multidisciplinary Barnet OP CMHTs and BMS.
This is on a temporary basis while we recruit to a permanent post. This is a varied role and, depending on experience, could involve psychological assessment, formulation and therapy work with older people with moderate to severe mental health needs in the CMHT, as well as neuropsychological assessment (if appropriate) and post-diagnostic work within the BMS. This role would suit a newly qualified, or more experienced, psychologist or therapist seeking development with guidance, alongside autonomy. Start date and work pattern can be negotiated.
BEHMHT is a multiple award-winning, combined mental health (MH) and community Trust providing local, regional and national healthcare services. We are one of the largest employers in North London with over 3000 staff delivering a range of mental health and community services to a population of over one million. In Enfield, we provide a full range of child and adult community health services, which over the last few years has been integrating with its mental health services to provide better and more holistic care. BEH manages the renowned North London Forensic Services (NLFS) which delivers MH care across some of the prisons and provides MH services as HM Young Offenders Institutions in Aylesbury. We are rated as 'Outstanding' by the CQC. We have also been appointed as the lead provider of forensic mental health services across North London managing the devolved New Models of care budget of £170m from 2018/19
Please kindly refer to the job description and person specification that is attached to the vacancy profile.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.