Psychological Team Leader

  • Location:

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £30500 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lydia Brock

  • Contact email:

    Lydia.Brock@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/550238

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-01

  • Start date:

    02/03/2020 or ASAP

Psychological Team Leader
Luton, Bedfordshire
National Healthcare Provider
£30,500pa + Company Benefits
Permanent, Full time role

I am currently looking for a Psychological Team Leader to join a National Charity Service in Luton. You will be joining as a team leader and the role is paying £30,500pa with a range of company and staff benefits.

You will be joining the team specialising in evidence-based psychological therapies. As a Team Leader you'll be managing your own caseload, supervising, line managing staff and providing case management. You will need to have prior experience in managing a team as well as a PWP qualification.

You will need to be an excellent communicator, both verbally and written. With experience within BME, long term conditions, medically unexplained symptoms, veterans, perinatal, offenders, older adults and learning disabilities. Within the role as a Team Leader you will:
* Contribute to the development of best practice within the service
* Be aware of, and keep up to date with advances in the spheres of treatment for common mental health problems
* Attend multi-disciplinary meetings relating to referrals or clients in treatment, where appropriate

You will need to demonstrate strong leadership skills thinking about how you can and will be adding real value into the lives you will be supporting. You will be working within one of the UKs leading Healthcare providers who really value their staff; they really promote the work life balance giving you flexible working patterns. Benefits of being a PWP team leader include:
* Continued development and training
* A wide range of flexible benefit options
* Flexible working patterns

If you're keen to make a move to a place where your personal development is a priority then this is where you should be. From day one you will receive comprehensive training to bring you up to speed and will be welcomed and supported by their experienced management team. To be considered for the role you will need to have the below:
* Qualification from PWP training course (post graduate certificate or level 3 undergraduate course)
* Evidence of working with people who have experienced mental health problems
* High level of enthusiasm and motivation

If you're an experienced Psychological Practitioner looking to make the next step into your career and have a passion for caring, then we would love to hear from you.

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