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IAPT Trainee Psychological Therapy Practitioner and Referral Co-ordinator

Location: Hackney

Closing date: 17/06/2022



Black, African or Caribbean IAPT Trainee Psychological Therapy Practitioner and Referral Co-ordinator to work in a Black, African and Caribbean Wellbeing Service – 7.5 Hours Per Week – SC2- SP12 £23,014 pro-rata including Inner London Weighting



IRIE Mind is a Black, African and Caribbean Service designed to Champion and Promote positive Mental Health within the Black Community.


An exciting opportunity has arisen at Mind in the City, Hackney, Waltham Forest to join our Psychological Therapies and IRIE Mind’s Black, African and Caribbean Wellbeing Service, as an IAPT Trainee Psychological Therapy Practitioner and Referral Co-ordinator.

The post holder will support the IAPT service to offer advice and consultation on clients’ psychological care to colleagues from other disciplines and to other, non-professional carers and will work autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team’s policies and procedures.

Working on the front line of mental health, the post holder will provide a safe environment for clients to explore their issues, and promote awareness around mental health and wellbeing, within the context of a screening and assessment process.  The post holder will support to promote the service and provide outreach to increase referrals for people with anxiety and depression currently not accessing the service.

This is a part time, position where you can really make a difference to the outcomes in the lives of the Black, African and Caribbean Communities.

To apply, please send us your CV and a covering letter stating why you are a suitable candidate by Friday 17th June 12pm.

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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Candidates should submit a CV and an ‘expression of interest’ of no more than 2 sides of A4, referring to the Ad and detailing why they think they are right for the position.


Closing date for applications is Friday 17th June 12pm to


Candidates will need to be available for an interview on week commencing Monday 27th June 12pm 2022 and will need to be available for immediate start.