Systemic Psychotherapist

Band 7

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Systemic Psychotherapist
Band 7
Full / Part Time
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Kent and Medway Adolescent Unit, Woodland House
Staplehurst, Tonbridge
£31,696 - £41,787 p.a pro rata inc.
28/02/2018 23:59

We are seeking a part time / full systemic psychotherapist with experience of working with adolescents who have complex mental health difficulties and their families. The role requires a flexible and creative approach to meeting the needs of young people and their families.

The post holder will work predominately on Ash ward as part of the multi-disciplinary team and provide family therapy to a case load of young people as well providing systemic psychotherapy support to the clinical team including supervision and group work.

Kent and Medway Adolescent Unit in Staplehurst is a modern inpatient facility supporting young people with a range of psychiatric disorders in a safe, stimulating environment. The team use a range of therapeutic approaches when working with young people and their families including dialectical behaviour therapy and multi family therapy.

Join a respected Trust: We’re part of the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, one of the country’s largest and most respected mental health NHS trusts. A recent CQC Inspection rated the Trust’s CAMHS Inpatient Pathway as ‘good’, with this service’s good practice being highlighted.

Be part of a great team: You’ll work alongside experienced nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists and OTs in a collaborative environment that embraces progressive thinking. We’ll encourage you to share ideas and follow them through into innovative practice.

Kent and Medway Adolescent Unit will be holding an Open Recruitment Event on Thursday 22nd February 2018 from 14:00 to 18:00.
Please do attend to find out more out our service and career opportunities.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Helen Wilde - Lead Systemic Psychotherapist for SLaM CAMHS Inpatient Services or Emma Addison - 0203 228 3200

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