£37938 - £42688 per annum
10 months ago
TPP are proud to be working with a charity who provide advice, support and psychosocial services to children, young people and adults. They challenge discrimination and campaign for Equality: a world that truly values and respects people who look different.
This is initially a two year fixed term contract. 37 hours a week
They are seeking an innovative and experienced CYP service lead and qualified well-being practitioner to take the professional lead on developing this competency-based service and to deliver 1-1 and other well-being interventions to support the needs of young people.
The main purpose of the role is:
*To be the professional lead on establishing a nationwide Well-being Service for Children and young people (CYP) with visible difference and their families across the UK.
*To develop, evaluate and deliver the well-being service model for CYP in line with current best practice, evidence, standardised assessments and outcome measures.
*To deliver 1-1 counselling and other well-being interventions to CYP and their families who present with mild to moderate emotional distress / mental health difficulties via a range of mechanisms: telephone, face-to-face, video call and online.
They are looking for:
*A current, recognised health / social care / psychology, psychotherapy or counselling qualification (with appropriate professional registration), with at least two years' post-qualification experience in health or social care
*Experience of reviewing, establishing and evaluating a well-being service model to support the primary mental health needs of children and young people, and their families.
*Experience of providing high quality mental health interventions for children, young people and their families in an education, health or social care setting, conducting 1:1 counselling and group psychosocial support, via a variety of channels eg: F2F, phone, video call, webchat and other digital products
*Experience of autonomous management of a client case load, keeping accurate client records, recording clinical outcomes and reporting against KPI's
*Knowledge and experience of using short-term approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and related techniques.
If you would like to find out more about this opportunity please get it touch ASAP. If you would like to apply we require a full CV and covering letter to demonstrate how you meet the person specification and job requirements.