What will the apprentice be doing?
The post holder will provide psychological interventions to the Community Mental Health Services. In particular those with complex mental health problems, focusing on strength and assets to help people with what matters most to them.
To become able to work independently, initially under supervision, on a day-to-day basis. This work will be supervised and reviewed regularly with supervision being offered by a qualified Clinical Psychologist.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will achieve an an MSc Clinical Associate in Psychology.
The current post will be based within our Assessment and Liaison Service, Southwark
The training will be one day a week
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Apprentices will eligible to apply for qualified band 6 CAPs roles which will be available within the teams
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
Other An approved qualification in psychology (Grade 2:2) Essential