Trainee Education Mental Health Practitioner

East Sussex County Council

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Trainee Training Psychological Well being Practitioner


East Sussex County Council

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Job introductionConcerning the positionDo you’ve gotten expertise of working with kids and younger individuals and wish to transfer right into a rewarding profession in psychological well being?We’ve a possibility to affix Me & My Thoughts, Psychological Well being Assist Groups and research with a funded place on the Training Psychological Well being Observe PGDip with Sussex College.East Sussex County Council (ESCC) is recruiting a Trainee Training Psychological Well being Practitioners (EMHP) to affix our present Psychological Well being Assist Staff (MHST) working with major and secondary faculties in a brand new group in Eastbourne and Hastings. The MHS groups ship evidence-based interventions primarily based on the Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic (CBT) strategy in faculties.We work immediately with kids and younger individuals aged 7-17 with gentle to reasonable psychological well being points, and their mother and father and carers. We additionally work with faculties to develop or improve their complete college strategy to emotional well being and wellbeing and psychological well being. As an EMHP you may be working as a part of a dynamic built-in psychological well being group. This strategy requires creativity, flexibility, and flexibility, and above all a ardour for working with kids and younger individuals in academic settings. You’ll obtain scientific supervision to help your interventions and have the chance to develop your follow.The trainee Training Psychological Well being Practitioner position will:

  • Work intently alongside a group of psychological well being professionals delivering a variety of proof knowledgeable interventions. It will embrace working one to 1 and delivering group work interventions.
  • Use evidence-based expertise to work immediately with kids, younger individuals and households.
  • Perform holistic and child-centred psychological well being assessments, together with danger assessments.
  • Work inside designated faculties, growing relationships with the Psychological Well being lead within the college. Provide session on doable referrals to the service.
  • Work inside the safeguarding protocols of the colleges.

For this position you have to:

  • Ardour and dedication for working with kids and younger individuals
  • Understanding of kids and younger individuals’s psychological well being
  • Information of faculty techniques
  • Dedication to enterprise research at postgraduate degree
  • Sturdy organisational expertise

This can be a submit graduate course subsequently you’re required to satisfy the factors underneath the training necessities for the coaching submit and be educated at diploma degree.The coaching is to start out in September 2024 and is fastened time period till 31 October 2025 or till certified.The coaching programme for this submit is 12 months in period and can consist of educational and supervised follow studying throughout psychological well being companies and academic settings, comparable to major and secondary faculties, and additional training faculties.Supply of the programme will likely be offered by way of a mix of taught days at Sussex College, impartial self-guided research days and expertise gained in training settings.To use for this position please observe the ‘Apply Now’ button above. When finishing your utility make sure you deal with the way you meet all the factors within the particular person specification drawing on any related work/life expertise, training or private pursuitsInterviews will likely be held along side the Sussex College. Interviews will likely be held at County Corridor in Lewes on the first or third Could 2024. There will likely be one interview with representatives from the College for a spot on the PGDip EMHP course and ESCC Psychological Well being Assist Groups for full-time employment with East Sussex County Council.For a casual dialogue, please contact Fiona Skinner 07895 213 951 or Lucy Hill 07895 213 953 or e mailThis position will likely be primarily based at both St Mary’s Home in Eastbourne or Cavendish Home in Hastings.For work that makes a distinction….Further infoThis submit is topic to an Enhanced DBS verify or Enhanced verify for Regulated Exercise with the Disclosure & Barring Providers (beforehand the Legal Data Bureau). For additional details about what’s required on this course of please go to . Please notice that we require proof of an abroad police verify in case you have lived or labored overseas.Your beginning wage will likely be professional rata if the above place is part-time or term-time solely.Work Permits: we could possibly get hold of a Work Allow for this submit however that is topic to assembly the necessities of the UK Border Company’s Factors-based Immigration System.Because of the restrictions we can not assure that people that meet the necessities of the Factors-based Immigration System will likely be issued with clearance to acquire work permits.Should you require sponsorship to work within the UK please let the hiring supervisor know this in your utility so we will verify eligibility for sponsorship for the position.Should you require any cheap changes, as a consequence of incapacity, to allow you to take part totally within the course of please contact the hiring supervisor on the contact particulars above.Affordable changes embrace issues like an offline utility type. If you want to debate your necessities additional, please get in contact.Firm infoEast Sussex County Council is an equal alternatives employer. We welcome functions from all appropriate candidates, no matter race, gender, sexual orientation, incapacity or age. All functions are handled on benefit.

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Eastbourne, East Sussex – Hastings, East Sussex

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Tue, 02 Apr 2024 01:07:33 GMT

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