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Children and Young People's Services
Band 7
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Orchard Health Centre
£37,570 to £43,772 per annum / pro rata
04/06/2019 23:59
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CBT Therapist

Band 7

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

We are a responsive and innovative Foundation Trust that places our values of Caring, Safe and Excellent at the heart of everything we do. We take great pride in our staff and believe that investing in you is key to us achieving our vision of outstanding care delivered by outstanding people.

We work with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver care and support to people in their own homes and from a number of hospitals and community bases. We focus on delivering care as close to home as possible.


We are looking for full time applicants with a qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy that also holds a professional registration of a Registered Mental Health Nurse/ Occupational Therapist/ Social Worker alongside a post graduate qualification training in evidence-based psychological therapies, including CBT,  to at least equivalent of a Masters level (e.g. IAPT CBT diploma), or a registered psychology doctoral level qualification (HCPC registered) to work as a CBT Therapist with North Oxon 'Getting More Help' CAMHS team. The team covers the North of the county (Banbury, Bicester, Kidlington and Woodstock), with our base in Banbury.

You will be a part of a lively and supportive environment where differences in training are respected and valued. You will be expected to assess and treat children, young people, their families and carers. You will be able to provide structured and informal CBT, based on individual needs. You will as be acting as a care coordinator and hold a defined caseload. You will also be able to conduct thorough risk assessments and management plans, to a high standard, including being a part of the duty cover for urgent calls and situations. Your communication skills will be to a high standard and you will be able to liaison with the Multi-disciplinary team and wider networks.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sophie Black, Clinical Team Manager on 01865 904105 or