Clinical Lead 

The Role: What you’ll do

Working as part of a motivated, cohesive, and well-supported team, you will be a highly skilled and experienced therapist with a proven record of providing clinical leadership through service development, training, and supervision to teams in primary care.

We are looking for an individual with additional training in modalities such as cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis (CBT-P), psychodynamic approaches such as Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy (DIT), Mentalisation Based Therapy (MBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT). Experience and training in working with personality disorder and trauma presentations will be essential; EMDR qualifications would be beneficial.

Your skills and background:


  • Mental health background with additional training in evidence-based psychological approaches
  • At least 2-years experience of working as a psychological therapist
  • Qualification as a mental health professional
  • Experience of treating complex mental health presentations in adults
  • Experience of working with complex mental health presentations which extend beyond the scope of IAPT service provision
  • Experience of MDT working
  • Supporting service development initiatives
  • Training experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • IT skills - Microsoft Office/Patient record systems
  • An awareness of and commitment to supporting and facilitating diversity and inclusion
  • Willingness to travel, which may include overnight stays on occasion, as and when required


  • Experience of facilitating group-based interventions
  • Trained in: Mentalisation-based Therapy (MBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) 
  • Trained in Structured Clinical Management (SCM) 
  • Involvement in service development initiatives


£45,753 - £51,668 Pro rata per annum, depending on skills and experience (Equivalent to Band 8a AfC)


0330 320 0851
Registered office
Minerva House, Hornby Street, Bury, Lancashire  BL9 5BN
Privacy Notice
Privacy Policy
0330 320 0851
0330 320 0851
Registered charity No. 1098704   A company limited by guarantee No. 4839948   Registered in England and Wales   VAT reg No. 732 5316 53