Specialist CBT Practitioner - Eating Disorders

Location: Bristol
Job Ref: 342-SS071-0419
Salary: Band 6. From £30,410 per annum
Hours: f/t 37.5 per week

We are looking for a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist to provide evidence based CBT-E to adults with a diagnosis of an Anorexia or Bulimia type Eating Disorder in Bristol. We receive referrals directly from GP’s, we work with people with lower risk presentations who are generally well motivated and respond well to treatment. We work in GP surgeries and other Hubs across the city, including the University of Bristol, ensuring that we offer treatment in a location that is accessible and convenient for the Service User. We work closely with the STEPS community Eating Disorder service but operate as a separate Primary Care service.

First Step is a unique, innovative Primary Care Eating Disorder service we consistently demonstrate high levels of staff and service user satisfaction. We are a small, supportive, friendly team consisting of CBT therapists and an administrator. You will receive high quality; regular clinical supervision with a BABCP accredited supervisor and access to in house CPD. The team maintains close links by working in the same location one day a week.

For further details please contact Debbie Clay, Acting Team Manager, 0117 414 6644, d.clay@nhs.net

To apply, please click on the following link: https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/?vac_ref=915554638

Closing Date: 15 May 2019