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Team Leader – Stockport

Salary: £31,365 per annum
Working hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract length: Permanent
Holidays: 25 days per annum (rising to 30 days after 5 years)
Based at: Stockport

Self Help is a user led mental health charity that has developed considerable expertise in the field of primary care mental health.  The charity currently delivers a range of services including self help support groups, cCBT services, counselling and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. The charity is funded by various NHS Trusts and works across the North West with the head office based in Hulme, Manchester.

We are looking for a motivated clinical Team Leader to join our expanding psychological wellbeing service in Stockport.  The post holders will line and case manage a team of PWP’s, eTherapy Coordinators and Counsellors delivering a range of NICE approved low intensity interventions for depression and anxiety disorders. The post holder may also carry a caseload.

The successful candidates will be skilled in delivering low intensity therapy, highly motivated with the ability to organise and prioritise their own workload and will have successfully completed an approved IAPT PWP Post Graduate Certificate. An IAPT supervisor qualification is desirable. The willingness/capability to successfully complete the IAPT supervisor course is essential. Self Help can provide excellent opportunities for ongoing personal and professional development through regular supervision and training opportunities. Self Help welcomes applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.

How to apply

The closing date for applications is Friday 24th September 2021 at 11:59pm. Please note that the correct application form must be used, and CVs will not be accepted.

The posts are all subject to a satisfactory enhanced (including Barring check) DBS check and satisfactory references

If you need the application form in an alternative format, please contact our HR Team.

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