O Hospital ‘South London & Maudsley NHS Trust’ do Sistema Nacional de saúde Inglês, procura Psicólogo(a) que fale Português.
O trabalho é no serviço IAPT, que é um site de aconselhamento psicológico.
We are looking for someone to help develop this service and help us in the challenges ahead. The post is graded at Band 5, on a two year contract. This is a busy clinical post, involving telephone triage (typically 1 day a week), and offering brief clinical work in line with NICE guidance, primarily guided self help, on the phone or face to face. It can involve co-facilitating a group or workshop, and administration including data entry. It will involve triage facilitation and supervision of triagers. The clinical work will include the more complex clients seen at the step 2 level. Regular individual supervision from an experienced Clinical/Counselling Psychologist/High Intensity CBT therapist would be provided.
The working week will be 9-5 for 4 days a week, with an evening once a week, working from 12- 8 pm on that day.
They will be based in GP surgeries, and also have time at one of the team bases. These are currently in Lambeth in the South of the borough at Palace Road, Streatham Hill, SW2 3DY, in 1 A Dalbury House, Edmondsbury estate, Ferndale Road, Brixton SW9 8AP (our main base, 5 mins from Brixton tube) and in the North at St Thomas Hospital, Waterloo, SE1 7EH.
The post is based primary care. The clinical work will be mainly with depression and anxiety disorders. You will need to be able to work flexibly, with sessions in different locations as required.
The post holders will be committed to working as part of a team and collaboratively with GPs, other Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners, High Intensity CBT Therapists and neighbourhood counselling teams. This is a busy clinical post, involving working to agreed targets for clinical activity.
Lambeth is a borough of high social and psychological needs with considerable cultural diversity. We would particularly welcome candidates who are fluent in Portuguese (we have a large Brazilian and Portuguese community) or in Spanish, (for our Latin American clients), or who represent our black and ethnic minority population. The service has over 40 staff, with Clinical and Counselling Psychologists, High Intensity CBT Therapists, and Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners and is led by a Consultant Clinical Psychologist.