Family and Systemic Psychotherapist - SCS
Greenock Health and Care Centre

Job reference: 100138

Location: Greenock Health and Care Centre

Job closing date: 13/05/2022

Job posted date: 29/04/2022

Salary: Band 7 (£40,872 - £47,846)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Other Therapeutic

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Specialist Childrens Services

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

The post holder will be based Inverclyde CAMHS within Greater Glasgow and Clyde Specialist Children’s Services and will fulfill the duties of a Family and Systemic Psychotherapist as part of the multi-disciplinary Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS).  The post holder will offer a direct clinical service to children, young people, and their families/carers, providing specialist Systemic Psychotherapy.  This will also include offering advice and consultation to other CAMHS colleagues, multi-agency colleagues and to other non-professional carers. The post holder requires an MSc level qualification (or equivalent) in Family & Systemic Psychotherapy, and to be registered with UKCP and AFT as a Family & Systemic Psychotherapist.

The post holder also requires to have a qualification in a relevant mental health/social welfare profession - with relevant practice in this first profession over a minimum of three years.  To reflect the adaptions to practice under current COVID restrictions, the candidate must be able to demonstrate a confidence, flexibility and creativity in remote working.   This would cover all aspects of the post i.e. direct clinical work, consultations, professional meetings, supervision and CPD.

Informal Contact: Kirsten Davie, e-mail address: or Eoin Power, e-mail address:

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have.

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