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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/08/2021.

Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist

Job Reference: 333-G-CA-0732-B

Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust
Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy
Ash Tree Clinic - Harrow CAMHS, South Harrow
£50,575 - £56,490 per annum inc HCAS

CNWL (Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust) has almost 7,000 staff providing integrated healthcare to a third of London's population, Milton Keynes and areas beyond. We involve service users, carers, the public, staff and partner organisations in the way that we are run.

Our catchment area spans diverse communities, with over 100 first languages spoken. It contains areas of great affluence as well as areas of much deprivation. We are committed to providing services that meet the needs of the people who use them, and we actively encourage involvement from local people who can help make a difference. We’re proud of our diversity and we continue to undertake new initiatives to advance equality for LGBT+, BME and people with disabilities to promote good relations and understanding between our staff.

We are recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing high quality, innovative healthcare. We aim to employ only the best people, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.

We offer a generous relocation package (subject to eligibility assessment) and flexible working options, including bank assignments for most roles. See attached Staff Reward and Wellbeing Handbook detailing our benefits, discounts and wellbeing intiatives for staff.

Become part of our team. We care for you as much as you care for others.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist (Band 8a) with generic and specialist CAMHS experience to work within a multi-disciplinary team in Harrow CAMHS.

This is a full-time where professional development and innovative work is actively encouraged.

Harrow CAMHS is a very busy & friendly service which welcomes new skills and new ideas. It is part of Central & North West London (CNWL) Foundation Mental Health Trust.

We are committed to collaborative multi-disciplinary work and there are very good links with partnership agencies in the borough.

The post will be supervised by a consultant Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist and line managed by the Team Manager.

Harrow is a culturally diverse borough and we are keen to provide culturally appropriate services to families.

We are looking for an enthusiastic psychotherapist who has good amount of CAMHS experience and is able to integrate quickly into a busy CAMHS team.

Interview date:  6th September 2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Dr Brian Murray

Job title: Borough Therapy Lead/Lead Psychologist

Email address:

Telephone number: 0208 869 4500

Additional contact information

Dr Brian Murray - Borough Therapy Lead;

Tel: 0208 869 4500


CNWL NHS Foundation Trust are committed to safeguarding all children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults.

Due to the high response levels we receive for some vacancies, we may expire any of them prior to the advertised closing date and advise you to submit your application as soon as possible.

Our Agenda for Change employment contracts are subject to a contractual 13 week probationary period.

If you are offered a job, information will be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

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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