A Perinatal Mental Health Charity based in Greenwich are looking to recruit a p/t Senior Psychotherapist (10 hours per week) to join our YoungMumsAid service.
Funded by Children in Need, the project has been running for 4 years and has secure funding for a further year.
We anticipate acquiring further funding and are looking for someone who is interested in committing to the service for a longer term, although initially the post is guaranteed only until June 2020.
In addition to providing 6 sessions of weekly psychotherapy (currently on Thursday and Friday afternoons) for 16-25 year olds - who are pregnant or have a baby under 2 - you will support promoting the service, and managing referrals. Supervision takes place on Thursday mornings.
The successful candidate will be an experienced psychotherapist/clinical psychologist or equivalent, with a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience, including substantial experience of therapeutic work in the perinatal field or with teenagers or in parent-infant psychotherapy.
Experience of responding to safeguarding and child protection concerns as well as excellent communication, and administration skills are required. Accreditation with an appropriate professional body essential.
Closing Date Wednesday 1st May. Interview Date Thursday 16th May