Dorset 2017-08-11T14:57:48+00:00

Family Therapist


Main area
Clinical Psychology
18.75 per week
Job ref
Hahnemann House
£21,207 to £24,984 p.a.
25/07/2018 23:59
Interview date





We are looking for an enthusiastic Family Therapist to join our small team at an exciting time as we continue to develop Family Interventions Pan Dorset in Adult Mental Health.

Our key aim is to provide Systemic Therapy to couples and families who have a member accessing secondary mental health care and co-working with Care Co-ordinators/referrers with families who struggle to engage with services. We will be auditing our referral pathway as these are new developments.

We have also delivered training with our CAMHS Family Therapy colleagues, co-work with the Dorset Mental Health Forum Carers Project delivering training to relatives, supporters and friends of service users and contribute to the Triangle of Care Steering Group and Learning Sets.

This post is based at Hahnemann House in Bournemouth, Dorset but will involve travel around the county. This position is offered on a permanent, part time basis, working 18.75 hours per week.

In return we can also offer you;

  • A comprehensive and structured induction programme and training
  • NHS Pension scheme
  • Health & Wellbeing service
  • Holiday pay of up to 33 days, plus bank holidays pro rata, dependent on service
  • NHS discounts
  • Salary sacrifice scheme including work related learning, childcare vouchers, cars, cycles, home technology equipment and buying and selling of annual leave
  • Not forgetting our unique selling point – our Trust beach huts located along the famous Sandbanks coastline

Employment in this post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  The DBS levies a charge of £44 and the Trust will recover this cost in instalments from your first 3 salary payments.  This will only apply to candidates who are new to the Trust and not internal staff.  Applicants who subscribe to the DBS update service and are able to present a valid DBS certificate will not incur a charge.

Interviews will take place on 15th August 2018. 

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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

Ann Salmon (Consultant Clinical Psychologist) on 01305 214500.

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