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Psychological Therapist

Band 8a

Main area
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Grade
Band 8a
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part time: 18.75 hours (happy to discuss flexible working)
Job ref
437-2223440
Site
Gaskell House
Town
Manchester
Salary
£44,606 - £50,819 per annum, pro rata
Closing
02/03/2020 23:59

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) is one of the leading mental health trusts in the UK.

Serving a population of 1.2million people, the Trust employs around 4750 people who make a difference across 130 locations. Situated in one of the most exciting and affordable cities in Europe, GMMH provides community and inpatient mental health care, alongside substance misuse services across the North West.

GMMH is one of the most active research trusts in the UK, with one of the highest levels of recruitment to clinical trials for mental health. This puts our staff and service users at the leading edge of new mental health treatments.

The Trust provides a range of specialist services including prison in reach across the North of England, a specialist centre for mental health and deafness and in patient perinatal mental health care.

We have been rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commission. Our substance misuse services and leadership were rated as ‘Outstanding’

We are looking for an enthusiastic and compassionate psychological therapist to join our well-established specialist psychotherapy service. The team provides a range of therapeutic pathways for people presenting with complex needs, including individual, group and multi-modal therapies.

You will need to be qualified in a core mental health profession, and have training and experience in at least two models of psychological therapy. You must also bring experience of working therapeutically with people with a personality disorder diagnosis.

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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

Dr Rebecca Hughes - Clinical Manager for Psychological Therapies

Tel: 0161 271 0620

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