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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/05/2021.

8a Systemic Family Psychotherapist

Job Reference: 367-CAMHS-4300-D

Employer:
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
CAMHS
Location:
Hoddesdon Health Centre, High Street, Hoddesdon, EN11 8BE, Hoddesdon
Salary:
£45,753 - £51,668 per annum pro rata

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire which you can find in the 'Further Links' section of this advert. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form (If you are experiencing problems please call 01707 253878).

The Role


Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT)

Systemic Family Psychotherapist – part time (30 hours)

CAMHS East Herts, Hoddesdon Health Centre

This is an exciting opportunity for a Systemic Family Psychotherapist to join the HPFT CAMHS East team.

HPFT is at the forefront of providing integrated health and social care. The Trust is one of only a handful of mental health trusts in the country to receive a CQC rating of 'OUTSTANDING'.

You will be based in a multi-disciplinary community CAMHS team covering the East quadrant of the county. You will provide a highly specialist systemic family therapy service within the context of the principles of CAPA (The Choice and Partnership Approach) and CYP-IAPT, providing both Core work and Specific/Specialist work including contributing to provision of a specific model of evidence-based therapeutic intervention across the CAMHS clinics (for example Specialist provision of Systemic Therapy, Child Psychotherapy, CBT, IPT). You will also provide supervision to junior and pre-qualified clinicians in the service and have the opportunity to take on a leadership role within the service in line with your banding.

Services for young people in the Trust also include:

Children Looked After Team

Eating Disorders Team

Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team

DBT team

Forensic Adolescent Practitioner service

Adolescent inpatient unit

Home Treatment Team

We have strong links with Children’s Social Care in Hertfordshire, Education services in Hertfordshire, and other Hertfordshire children’s health services, including teams providing Tier 2 CAMHS.

HPFT has been rated by the CQC as an Outstanding Trust (2019) and Specialist CAMHS has consistently been at the forefront of national developments in child and adolescent mental health, including CYP-IAPT and Mental Health Support Teams in schools.

"Part-time hours will be considered"

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Emma Karwatzki – Consultant Lead Clinical Psychologist, Brian McGilligan – Team Manager or Teresa Pacchiega – Systemic Family Psychotherapist on 01707 364 001




About us

Work for an NHS trust that’s been rated as 'OUTSTANDING' by the CQC. Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) is a successful provider of mental health and learning disability services with ambitions to be the leading provider in the country. We are already delivering services as far afield as Norfolk and North Essex as well as for the population of Hertfordshire. We are a Values Based organisation and our aim is to ensure that we deliver an experience that is consistently welcoming, kind, positive, respectful and professional, because these are the Values that our service users, carers and staff told us meant the most to them. We are currently embarking on a major transformation programme that will change the way that we deliver our services. We are also delighted to be named in the top 100 list of the best places to work in the health service in 2014, which is due to the national staff survey results as well as our range of engagement activities, the diversity of our staff, support for employees with a disability or those who have suffered mental ill health themselves, and our training and development programmes.

Additional Information

HPFT is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and in order to reflect the diversity of its population, positively encourages applications from all areas of the community. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.

The Trust is committed to helping staff balance work and home life and welcomes applications from candidates wishing to work part-time or under flexible working arrangements.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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