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Psychological Therapist

Fixed term for 12 months, 12 hours per week

£10,056 per annum (£31,427 FTE)

Location: Carlisle

Our Patient and Family Support Team provides high-quality care including emotional, psychological, spiritual and social support to hospice patients and their close support networks.

We are seeking to appoint a qualified Psychological Therapist, on a fixed term basis to provide psychological interventions to support children and adults living with life limiting illnesses and their families.

The role involves working closely with the Hospice’s Counselling Team, ensuring a creative and holistic approach to psychological wellbeing and mental health is achieved.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of working with children and adults and providing emotional support to those experiencing loss and life limiting illnesses.

Please note that this post is subject to an enhanced DBS and barred list checks.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Wendy Ashton, Family Support Team Lead on 01228 810801.

For details of the benefits of working for the Hospice, click here.

To apply for the post, please complete an application form. For guidance on making an application, please click here.

Closing date: 10am, Monday 11th July 2022

Interviews will take place on Monday 18th July 2022

Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Job Description and Person Specification

Downloadable Application Form

Eden Valley Hospice & Jigsaw is an equal opportunity employer.

All posts are subject to recruitment checks.