Service Care Solutions Ltd

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner -PWP (Band 5) -Lancashire

Psychological Well being Practitioner - PWP (Band 5) - Lancashire.

Full time
Mon - Fri
9AM - 5PM (may vary)

We are currently recruiting for PWP's to work with are NHS Partners in the North West.

This is a full time role and the ideal candidate can start immediately, please note that the role is temporary, and is agency based contract work, although there is the possibility of a Permanent contract in the future.

The candidate will be fully trained through the relevant IBT approved course.

You will have experience of working as a PWP - ideally in an NHS environment, and it would be very beneficial if you have worked with IAPT teams providing care and support to clients with low/moderate levels of depression/anxiety etc.

You will be able to work with caseload in a team environment, communicating efficiently with different services to achieve the best results.

You will have trained and provided therapies using the following modules;
, behavioural activation
, exposure therapy
, cognitive restructuring
, medication support
, problem solving
, panic management
, sleep hygiene

Useful Skills for the Job
, Advanced communication and listening skills
, Empathy and the ability to deal with people with different backgrounds and needs.
, Problem solving, decision making and time management skills
, IT skills for recording information
, Report writing and presentation skills
, How to apply your knowledge of low-intensity therapeutic interventions to clinical problems

Tasks and day to day work
, Assessing clients to see if they'll benefit from therapy, and what type of therapy
, Assessing clients and compiling risk assessments - self harm or danger to others etc.

, discussing therapy plans with clients, focusing on what they want to change
, Referring clients for more intensive therapy if required
, encouraging clients to talk about feelings and behaviour
, setting 'homework' for clients to do
, helping clients practise the changes you've discussed
, providing group sessions
, checking clients' progress
, providing advice to other health professionals
, talking to family members
, keeping accurate records
, following data protection and confidentiality rules

If you feel that you fit this description, please apply below.

I will call you to discuss this in further depth and we can go through our recruitment procedure.

Please see my contact details below;;

Phone Number - 01772 208963
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