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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/03/2021.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist (Band 7)

Job Reference: 376-NLCG-07

Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
NLCG Community Memory Assessment & Therapy
£38,890 to £44,503 pa

Cognitive Behavioural Therapist Band 7

We are seeking to employ an Accredited Band 7 Cognitive Behavioural Therapist.

This is an exciting and varied role within Rotherham and Doncaster South Humber Trust (RDASH). You will be based in our Adult Secondary Mental Health Service in Scunthorpe North Lincolnshire and will cover the Home Based Treatment and Integrated Recovery Team. The Community Team treats many service users with emerging and varied complex needs and presentations. You will work closely with our CBT and Psychology colleagues and other members of the multidisciplinary team. We offer a range of therapies including CBT and CBT (p), DBT skills interventions, EMDR and Cognitive Analytical Therapy. You will need to have experience of working with people with complex mental health presentations and demonstrate a passion to work with this client group. Your day to day work will be varied consisting of brief and also more comprehensive CBT assessments, formulations and treatments. There will also be opportunities to deliver and/or be a co facilitator with our group treatments. We are in the process of developing our Primary Care Network and Trauma Informed pathways to support timely access to psychological therapies. Your role will be key during this, particularly acting as a CBT clinical expert.

Regular clinical guidance and regular supervision will be provided. Being part of a multidisciplinary team we would expect you to have good interpersonal skills, as well as being a caring, responsive and a motivated team player. Providing evidenced based interventions is important and we would expect that the candidate will be committed to further training and skills development. RDaSH are proactive in supporting and develop staff into becoming specialist practitioners.

The post will be for 37.5 hours per week and it is a great opportunity for the right person. If you would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact: the Clinical Lead In North Lincolnshire: Michelle Pell on 01724 270363 or email at

Interviews to be held on the 15 March 2021.

We reserve the right to close down this advert early should there be a high number of applicants.


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