Jobs

We are currently recruiting  for the following vacancies:

LMWS (IAPT) Step 3 Counsellor (Trainee IPT Therapist)

Job overview
The LMWS is a new service that brings together Leeds IAPT (talking therapies), a citywide primary care mental health support service (known as Locality Primary Care Mental Health), and psychological therapies in the perinatal period, into one contract.

We are delivering an Integrated service, based in primary care, which delivers the nationally mandated IAPT model while improving mental health support in primary care for people with complex Common Mental Health Disorders (CMHD) and stable Serious Mental Illness (SMI). There will also be an offer of psychological and peer support for women with CMHD in the perinatal period and their partners, and the whole service will meet unmet need and improve access and outcomes for under-represented groups.

Main duties of the job
The post-holder will be a qualified BACP accredited Counsellor and will be expected to train in Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), at the earliest opportunity. This training will be supported by Northpoint Wellbeing.

Working for Northpoint Wellbeing as a part of Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service (LMWS), the post-holder will provide interventions to a range of clients who have depression. In doing so, they post-holder will assess, plan, deliver, and evaluate patient-centred programmes of care to a specialist level, ensuring that their practice is within their sphere of competence and knowledge. They post-holder will work to professional and regulatory body codes, standards and guidance at all times. The post-holder will also be involved in the wider service and engage when needed with primary care staff within LMWS and will work with people with different cultural backgrounds and ages, using interpreters when necessary, and will be committed to equal opportunities.

Closing date 11.59pm 29/09/2020 

If you would like to discuss this post please contact Laura Pattison on 07889 804420 

To apply please see full details on the NHS Jobs website

Northpoint Wellbeing is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be undertaken before all appointments.


Play Therapist – Leeds SILC Cluster

 Northpoint is an established provider of therapeutic support to students and parents in schools. We are recruiting for a qualified and experienced play therapist to join the Leeds SILC Cluster team.

The role involves providing short term, evidence based therapeutic interventions to children and young people who attend the SILC. 

Hours: 7 hours per week – all year round

Salary: £26,260 – £32,830 pro rata

Key dates:

  • Deadline for applications: Wednesday 14 October 11.59pm
  • Interviews: Monday 19 October

For more information about the post including details of how to apply please see:

Northpoint Wellbeing is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be undertaken before all appointments.


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