Location Leicester, Leicestershire
Job type Contract
Salary £17 - £18 per hour
Reference KG3233_1557505117
Date posted May 10, 2019
Duration 3 Months
Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 5 Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner to work in an IAPT service based in Leicester.

Our clients are looking for candidates to start ASAP on a Full Time or Part Time basis and are offering an initial contract of three months. There is a high chance of extensions beyond this initial contract period. The starting pay rate is £18 per hour.

Requirements of the Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner vacancy:

All applicants must have a relevant qualification - for example a Post-Graduate Diploma in PWP / Low Intensity Interventions - and preferably some post-qualification experience within the NHS or private sector. The roles and responsibilities of this placement will include:

*Provide evidence based Low Intensity Psychological Interventions to clients with mild to moderate anxiety and depression and other mental health conditions
*Ensure high professional standards are met and that client confidentiality is protected
*Liaise with other healthcare professionals involved with the psychological treatment of patients
*Attend clinical supervision in order to develop skills and experience

Benefits of working with Maxxima:

*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas. We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner position please contact us now by clicking the apply button. Alternatively, please call Kieran on 020 7749 8282 or email kieran.geyle@maxximagroup.com.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our Psychological Therapies team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive. The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.