Vacancies 2018-07-13T11:33:07+00:00

 

Vacancies

 

We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, faith and religion, disability and age, but, as ethnic minority groups, members of the trans community and religious and faith groups are currently under-represented across the organisation, we would encourage applications from members of these groups. Appointment will be based on merit alone.

 

Care Act Advocate

Job Description

Job Title: Care Act Advocate

Accountable to: Head of Therapy and Advocacy Services

Responsible to: Service Manager – Advocacy

Reporting to: Care Act Team Leader

Location: Gaddum Centre, hospital and community settings

Salary: £20,661 – £24, 964

Hours: 35 hours a week with expectation to provide shared duty cover.

 

Job Summary

The Care Act Advocate is responsible to the Advocacy Manager and is responsible for responding to advocacy referral under the Care Act as necessary.

 

Job Purpose

  • To provide Independent Care Act Advocacy support to people who have substantial difficulty being involved in Care Act processes in line with the Care Act Independent Advocacy Statutory Guidance.

 

Full Job Description: CAA Job Description

Peron Specification: CAA Person Specification

 

To apply please send a copy of your CV and Cover letter to HR@gaddum.co.uk or by post to Gaddum House, 6 Great Jackson street, Manchester, M15 4AX.

For informal discussion about the role please contact 0161 834 6069.

 

Closing Date: Monday 30th July 2018, 5pm

Interview Date: Friday 10th August 2018

 

 

CBT Therapist

Job Description

Job Title: CBT Therapist (IAPT)

Accountable to: Head of Therapy and Advocacy Services

Responsible to: Therapy Services Manager

Reporting to: Therapy Services Team Leader

Location: Across locations in North, South and Central Manchester, covering Gaddum’s IAPT service

Salary: £24,954 per annum pro rata

Hours: 17.5 hours per week, covering four half days and one morning (working pattern will include a Tuesday morning)

 

Job Summary

CBT therapist working within Gaddum’s IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) service, working primarily with client at a set 3 presenting with common mental health issues (but may include occasional step 2 work).

Provision of CBT session, and assessments, to client referred into Gaddum’s IAPT service, working to a fixed term model with client experiencing severe common mental health difficulties, working flexibly across our delivery sites.

 

Job Purpose

  • To provide fixed-term CBT interventions to client who are accessing Gaddum’s IAPT service
  • To support delivery of the IAPT service, operationally and clinically, including assessment work, referrals onto other services, and future developments in the line of group work
  • To work to the IAPT model of delivery, and contribute to the sustained success and future development of the service
  • Making use of routine outcome measure tools, both in line with the service delivery and own practice, aiding to reach service objectives, targets and KPI’s
  • To deliver interventions as a part of primary care, and (where based in a Gp surgery) develop good working relationships with surgery staff, adhering to surgery procedures
  • Maintaining client records in accordance to set processes, utilising the relevant IT software, and paper-based tools
  • Additional responsibility for supporting therapy trainees who are placed within relevant delivery sites, with an expectation to support with their induction and training
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining close working relationships with other Gaddum Centre staff and services
  • Participation in panel meetings, individual supervision(clinical and managerial), and any other Gaddum wide or service specific events
  • To ensure the continued development of own clinical practice, including training in line with delivery of interventions, and the maintenance of relevant memberships and supervision requirements
  • To ensure maintained working knowledge of relevant legislation, related to national and local

 

Full Job Description: CBT Job Description

Peron Specification: CBT Person Specification

 

To apply please send a copy of your CV and Cover letter to HR@gaddum.co.uk or by post to Gaddum House, 6 Great Jackson street, Manchester, M15 4AX.

For informal discussion about the role please contact 0161 834 6069.

 

Closing Date: Monday 6th August, 5pm

Interview Date: Friday 17th August 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

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