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Are you looking for your next career challenge? If you are looking to make a difference to the lives of people affected by mental health problems, then working for us could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Step 2 IAPT Senior Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner

Reference: SPWPfeb18
Start Date: tbc
Location: East locality hub - Fareham/Gosport
Hours: 37 hours a week - Full time
Salary: £26,603 - £28,651 - Per Annum
Application Closing date: Before 4.30pm Friday, 16 February 2018
Interview Date: Scheduled for week beginning Monday 26 February 2018

PLEASE NOTE:  For a full details, application pack and to apply for this vacancy please go to Solent Mind's website: http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/step-2-iapt-senior-psychological-wellbeing-practitioner-1

In partnership with Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust we deliver the italk service, which is one of the largest Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services in the country providing Step 2 and Step 3 therapies respectively across Hampshire.

Because of this partnership, and the size of the area we cover, there is always something exciting and new to be involved in. From joint working with Southern Health teams in the community, to amazing initiatives such as Solent Mind’s Mayfield Nurseries project. We are always looking at new ways to reach people and provide the quality support they deserve.

We are currently recruiting for a Step 2 IAPT Senior Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner - Full – time 37 hours per week; based in East locality hub – Fareham/Gosport

We are looking for a Qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner with supervisory experience to take the next step in their career in this fast moving IAPT service.  You must be highly motivated, flexible and a strong team player to support your colleagues within the Senior team, as well as needing to provide support and leadership, both clinically and operationally, in your locality teams.  The ability to negotiate and build relationships with external agencies is vital to this role.

The post holder will need a secure knowledge of Step 2 IAPT based treatments in order to deliver these to patients as well as to help develop, support, train and provide clinical supervision to the rest of the team. You will also have opportunities to take the lead in new developments and be part of a service that has achieved consistently high recovery rates.

Successful applicants will need a Postgraduate or Degree Certificate in Psychological Therapies, be able to demonstrate sound knowledge and practice at Step 2, as well as evidence of working in a clinical supervisory capacity and be able to demonstrate strong clinical decision making.

In return we can offer a vibrant and friendly working environment with excellent benefits, including 25 days holidays which increases per completed year of service to 30 days (pro-rata for part-time staff), learning & development opportunities, plus a contributory pension scheme.

Our hard working and close-knit team is easy going, welcoming and fun with regular wellbeing groups and socialising.  If you are interested in being part of an open, forward thinking and high achieving service and believe that you have the relevant skills and experience then this could be the opportunity for you!

For more information on this post, including the application pack and application forms please visit http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/step-2-iapt-senior-psychological-wellbeing-practitioner-1

Please Note: no application form is included within the application pack, so please also download an application form using the links below.

Completed application forms need to arrive before the closing date and time. Any applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.


Application forms can be returned by:

Email: recruitment@solentmind.org.uk

Post: Recruitment, Solent Mind, 15-16 The Avenue, Southampton SO17 1XF

Fax: 023 8202 7811Or of course you can deliver it by hand to the address stated above.


Step 2 IAPT Qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner

Reference: QPWPfeb18
Start Date: tbc
Location: Eastleigh and then at one of the italk locality hubs
Hours: 37 hours a week - Full time
Salary: £22,379 - £24,100 Per Annum - pro rata for part time hours
Application Closing date: Before 5.00pm Monday, 19 February 2018
Interview Date: Scheduled for week beginning Monday 26 February 2018

PLEASE NOTE:  For a full details, application pack and to apply for this vacancy please go to Solent Mind's website: http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/step-2-iapt-qualified-psychological-wellbeing-practitioner

In partnership with Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust we deliver the italk service, which is one of the largest Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services in the country providing Step 2 and Step 3 therapies respectively across Hampshire.

Because of this partnership, and the size of the area we cover, there is always something exciting and new to be involved in. From joint working with Southern Health teams in the community, to amazing initiatives such as Solent Mind’s Mayfield Nurseries project. We are always looking at new ways to reach people and provide the quality support they deserve.

We are looking for qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner(s) to join our busy service.

Applications from candidates who do not hold a Postgraduate or Degree Certificate in Psychological Therapies cannot be considered

This is an extremely demanding role delivering evidence based therapies over the telephone, online and to groups across Hampshire. 

Initially, the role will be based at our Contact Centre in Eastleigh, with travel to specific venues for face to face or group work.  However, the service also operates out of four locality hubs which are situated in each of our Clinical Commissioning Groups areas (West Hants/North Hants/Fareham & Gosport/SE Hants) and one of these will eventually become your base.  

You will need to be highly motivated and resilient to cope with the demands of working in this large, high volume service.  Successful candidates will also need strong communication skills, professional telephone manner and excellent IT and organisational skills.

In return we can offer a vibrant and friendly working environment with excellent benefits, including 25 days holidays which increases per completed year of service to 30 days (pro-rata for part-time staff), learning & development opportunities, plus a contributory pension scheme.

Our hard working and close-knit team is easy going, welcoming and fun with regular wellbeing groups and socialising.  If you are interested in being part of an open, forward thinking and high achieving service and believe that you have the relevant skills and experience then this could be the opportunity for you!

For more information on this post, including the application pack and application forms please visit http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/step-2-iapt-qualified-psychological-wellbeing-practitioner

Please Note: no application form is included within the application pack, so please also download an application form using the links below.

Completed application forms need to arrive before the closing date and time. Any applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.


Application forms can be returned by:

Email: recruitment@solentmind.org.uk

Post: Recruitment, Solent Mind, 15-16 The Avenue, Southampton SO17 1XF

Fax: 023 8202 7811Or of course you can deliver it by hand to the address stated above.


Patient Liaison Administrator

Reference: PLA37feb18
Start Date: tbc
Location: Central Eastleigh - West Hub
Hours: 37 hours a week - Full time
Salary: £15,293 - £16,471
Application Closing date: Before 4.30pm Friday, 16 February 2018
Interview Date: Scheduled for Thursday 1 March 2018

PLEASE NOTE:  For a full details, application pack and to apply for this vacancy please go to Solent Mind's website: http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/patient-liaison-administrator-italk-2

In partnership with Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust we deliver the italk service, which is one of the largest Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services in the country providing Step 2 and Step 3 therapies respectively across Hampshire.

Because of this partnership, and the size of the area we cover, there is always something exciting and new to be involved in. From joint working with Southern Health teams in the community, to amazing initiatives such as Solent Mind’s Mayfield Nurseries project. We are always looking at new ways to reach people and provide the quality support they deserve.

We are recruiting for a Patient Liaison Administrator, full time - 37 hours - Job Share considered - to join our busy Telephone & Referral Centre (TARC) at italk.

You will have experience of or be able to demonstrate an understanding of working in a busy office environment and will possess good IT skills.  An understanding of mental health issues is desirable, but not essential.  You will also have excellent communication skills and a professional telephone manner as you will be dealing with patients, GP and other agencies.

In return we can offer a vibrant and friendly working environment with excellent benefits, including 25 days holidays which increases per completed year of service to 30 days (pro-rata for part-time staff), learning & development opportunities, plus a contributory pension scheme.

We operate a variety of shifts between 8am and 8pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 9am to 4.30pm; preferred shifts will be discussed at interview.

Our hard working and close-knit team is easy going, welcoming and fun with regular wellbeing groups and socialising.  If you are interested in being part of an open, forward thinking and high achieving service and believe that you have the relevant skills and experience then this could be the opportunity for you!

For more information on the italk service visit – www.italk.org.uk

For more details on this role please email Clare Power, TARC Manager at cpower@solentmind.org.uk

For more information on this post, including the application pack and application forms please visit http://www.solentmind.org.uk/content/patient-liaison-administrator-italk-2

Please Note: no application form is included within the application pack, so please also download an application form using the links below.

Completed application forms need to arrive before the closing date and time. Any applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.


Application forms can be returned by:

Email: recruitment@solentmind.org.uk

Post: Recruitment, Solent Mind, 15-16 The Avenue, Southampton SO17 1XF

Fax: 023 8202 7811Or of course you can deliver it by hand to the address stated above.

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