Staff Counsellor

Band 7

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Staff Counselling Services
Band 7
7.5 hours per week
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Bethlem Royal Hospital
£36,224 - £46,315 pro rata pa inc
22/11/2017 23:59

This is a specialist highly confidential service offered to all staff working in mental health settings. You will contribute to ensuring staff with mental health problems or conditions remain at work with support or can be supported to return to work if off work due to underlying mental health issues, as well as offering short-term counselling for a staff experiencing a wide range of emotional and relationship problems. You will be contributing to a highly specialist Staff Counselling service which will include assessment, planning, and monitoring of outcomes.

To fulfil the requirements of this role you will need to demonstrate evidence of having worked as a Counsellor providing specialist assessment and therapeutic interventions for complex cases for staff working in health settings. Knowledge of the theory and practice of Short-term Dynamic therapies for staff working in health settings and skills in the use of assessment and short-term therapeutic interventions is essential.

Due to the nature of the work we are unable to accept internal candidates.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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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