Highly Specialist Psychotherapist (Reflective Practice Convenor)

We seek to appoint an able and enthusiastic psychotherapist to join our Forensic Directorate’s inpatient team. The post will be open to a qualified Psychotherapist holding current registration with UKCP, BPC, BACP or AFT.

Role: Highly Specialist Psychotherapist (Reflective Practice Convenor)
Location: Dartford
Salary: £52,093 – £58,186 pa inclusive of HCAS (pro rata)
Role description
Band 8a, 0.6 wte Permanent.
You will have the relevant post qualification experience in providing systemic or psychodynamically-oriented reflective practice to staff teams in inpatient psychiatric services. You will have excellent therapeutic and clinical formulation skills, be skilled in assessing and managing risk, and be able to be responsive and flexible in working with a range of staff and patients.

You will join a team which provides a highly specialist service for individuals who present with a range of complex presentations and background offending behaviour who are detained in secure hospital under the Mental Health Act. The service offers a range of intensive multi-disciplinary assessments and interventions with the ambition of understanding the presenting difficulties of patients in the context of their developmental histories and addressing these needs as humanely as possible.

Contact email: peter.stevens1@nhs.net

Website: Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust




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