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High Intensity IAPT Therapist

Location: Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest

Closing date: 27/08/2021

High Intensity IAPT Therapist for African and Caribbean Communities

Salary: S01 SP30 £32,001 pro rata pa
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 0.4 FTE (2 days per week)
Reports to: Director of IRIE Mind

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Mind CHWF to join our Psychological Therapies and IRIE Mind’s African and Caribbean Wellbeing Service, as a High Intensity IAPT Therapist. This is a part time, fixed term position where you can really make a difference to the outcomes in the lives of the African and Caribbean Communities.

Working as part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team in the exciting, challenging and diverse boroughs of the City of London and Hackney, the post holder will be responsible for providing a High intensity service within Mind’s IAPT service; providing specialist psychological assessment, formulation and therapy in 1:1 and group format for clients of African and Caribbean heritage. The post holder will be passionate about working with the African and Caribbean Communities and a qualified clinician with additional training in CBT, IPT, CfD or DIT.

The deadline for applications is 5pm by 27th August 2021. To apply, please complete the application form and attach it together with your CV, please ensure you attach both when you press “Apply Now”.

We are open to conversations about flexible working, however the postholder will need to be visible and present in the office, particularly during the first three months, subject to an individual Covid Risk assessment. We have a flexible approach to working from home.

Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

We are a disability confident employer. All applicants with a disability, who meet the minimum essential short-listing criteria are guaranteed an interview. If this applies to you, please email us the attached equal opportunities form to the HR Team.

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