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ADHD Practitioner

Job Reference: J183-A-21-84574

Employer:
Central Advertising - Other
Department:
Healios
Location:
Home Based
Salary:
£41,500 - £45,000

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Permanent, Home Based. Part Time and Full Time opportunities available (minimum of 4 days per week).

Founded in 2013, Healios is a leading specialist digital healthcare company working to empower patients and families affected by mental health, autism and ADHD conditions to support long-term outcomes and wellbeing. Our mission is to bring exceptional healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere.

Healios is pioneering the world’s first digitalisation of NHS Mental Health Trust outpatient services, covering multiple complex specialist assessment and psychological intervention services. By digitising entire clinical pathways, we enable children, adults and their family members to receive and seamlessly transition between clinical services from the comfort of their home. By blending the best of technology, design, specialised clinical expertise and a personal human connection, Healios is transforming the experience of how care is accessed and received to help patients and families lead a better quality of life.

We are a workplace that knows our people are our most important asset. We are committed to making Healios a place where employees can be themselves, do their best work, and thrive. We’re a culture of innovators and achievers and we’re happiest when we’re creating the future. We are an organisation that empowers our exceptional talent to make a real difference not only in reshaping how mental health and neurodevelopment services are delivered across the UK, but also in the lives of those individuals and families who need our support.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Healios Neurodevelopment Service clinicians have a central and vital role within the company, delivering assessments and intervention to neurodiverse individuals and their families. This position requires at least 2 years of post-qualification experience in undertaking ADHD assessments and post diagnostic support and intervention. Healios’ structured assessments involve sessions conducted ‘face-to-face’ via the Healios online platform.

You will be working autonomously to conduct elements of the assessment, with the support of a multidisciplinary team. For this post you would not be required to have completed a non-medical non-prescribing course, however having this qualification would be a great to have. It would also be beneficial to identify in your application if you have experience of conducting other neurodevelopmental assessments. A high standard of report writing is essential for this role.

WHAT WE WILL PROVIDE FOR YOU

  • A collaborative culture where curiosity, creativity, experimentation and innovation are fostered
  • A highly motivated and energetic team bringing a wide range of talents, experience and knowledge to solve complex challenges
  • Autonomy to help shape and design world leading clinical pathways that harness the power of combining technology with evidence-based interventions and a human touch
  • Opportunities to grow and assist your professional development

WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO HEALIOS

  • Real passion for supporting people to improve their lives
  • A desire to become part of a collaborative environment and share knowledge and learning for the benefit of all
  • A curious mind-set that underpins your continuous drive to challenge the status quo for achieving better outcomes
  • Hold a Professional qualification and background in one of the following areas: Clinical Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapist, Registered Nurse, Social Worker
  • Hold up to date registration with HCPC, BABCP, ACP, NMC, Social Work England or the UK Council for Psychotherapy
  • An excellent understanding of ADHD and how this presents in children and young people
  • At least 2 years of post-qualification experience of delivering structured ADHD assessments
  • At least 2 years experience of delivering ADHD post diagnostic support and intervention
  • Well-developed skills in the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, complex, highly technical and/or clinically sensitive information to clients, their families, carer and other professional colleagues both within and outside the NHS
  • Flexibility to support our mission of bringing healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere
  • Highly motivated
  • Great team player
  • Experience of working with families
  • A commitment to ethical practice and adherence to the highest standards of safeguarding of adults/children

GREAT TO HAVE

  • Experience of working in a CAMHS service
  • Experience of delivering autism assessments
  • Worked in a service where agreed targets are in place to demonstrate clinical outcomes
  • Excellent computer skills

WHAT WE OFFER

  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays and closure days)
  • Birthday Holiday – one extra day per year
  • Extra Leave – buy up to two weeks of additional leave
  • Flexible working
  • Enhanced Maternity package – which includes an additional benefit of a 3 month phased return to work paid to full salary
  • Enhanced Sick Pay
  • Professional Development
  • Contributory Pension Scheme

PRE- EMPLOYMENT CHECKS

As part of our pre-employment checks, all employees of Healios will be asked to have a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)check.Dependenton your role within the business, this will either be an Enhanced or Basic.AProtecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG)checkwill be required.You will also be asked to provide two professionalreferencesas a minimum.





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