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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/06/2022.


Job Reference: 301-GF-22-144146

Inclusion Thurrock IAPT
£20,330 - £21,777

Inclusion, created in 2002 is part of the Specialist Services Care Group of Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT).

We believe that the individuals and families who use our services should receive high quality, committed and inclusive services realising all the benefits a modern national NHS organisation can bring. To do this, we need a well trained and supported workforce and place significant investment in training and development opportunities. We have market-leading opportunities and terms and conditions.

We are proud to have dedicated, passionate and professional staff across our services. We employ a broad spectrum of roles to ensure we meet the needs of those we work with. This includes Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Psycho-social Workers, Peer Mentors and Volunteers.

There has never been a better time to join Inclusion (and the Trust); take a look at our Benefits Leaflet to see what else we can offer you.

The Trust works in partnership with the NHS programme ‘Step into Health’, supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS.

We are a free NHS psychological therapy service for adults living across Thurrock who are experiencing common mental health difficulties including depression and anxiety disorders such as OCD, PTSD and social phobia.

Inclusion Thurrock IAPT is provided by Inclusion, which is part of Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. At Inclusion we believe that the individuals and families who use our services should receive a high quality, committed and inclusive service.

We are an Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service. This means that we can give you quick, simple access to the right therapy for your needs.

All of the therapy we provide is based on evidence and research which means we have a range of effective options that can giveyou the tools and skills you need to improve your wellbeing.

An exciting opportunity has arisen; 3 x posts - 12 month fixed term contracts, Band 3 Administrators role at Inclusion Thurrock IAPT. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, organised individual who is competent with IT systems and is keen to become an integral part of a fast paced team. This role is full time hours Monday-Friday,with some remote working. There will be 1late shift of 12pm to 8pm which will be rostered within the team.

Inclusion Thurrock IAPT is a busy and developing service providing primary care mental health services across Thurrock. We currently have a vacancy in our admin team that would suit someone who enjoys a challenge, understands that detail, confidentiality and focus is important when dealing with clients and client information, and enjoys the support, flexibility and job satisfaction that comes from working as part of a dedicated admin team.

This is a primary care, Mental Health service and does not deal with clients in crisis. However, we often see clients who are extremely distressed anxious depressed and confused. It’s important that you are able to deal with clients calmly confidently and being aware of professional boundaries. Experience of working in a primary care or mental health setting would be an advantage but not essential.

The work can be varied and involves some reception work, telephone and face to face contact, with service users and organisational duties for therapists and managers. The admin team and reception are often praised and complimented for their response to clients and for providing a calm welcoming and professional first contact. This is the culture we wish to maintain and improve upon as we continue to develop services for our communities across Thurrock.

If this post sounds interesting and you can see yourself as part of our team then don’t leave your application too late as we shall close the advertisement early if we receive sufficient appropriate applications.

For any enquiries please call the Senior Administrator, Ying or Tina on Tel; 01375 898680. /

We look forward to receiving your application.

Application is only through the NHS jobs website

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Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and operates a no smoking at work policy.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Trust has a positive attitude to employees and job applicants with mental health issues.

PLEASE NOTE: should we have a high volume of applications the Trust may close the vacancy early.

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.

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