Clinical Lead (Prisons) - Survivors Manchester

Survivors Manchester Out Spoken
Published date: 
Friday, 8th January 2021

Survivors Manchester is proud to be able to work alongside NHS England to launch its OUT Spoken Talking Therapy service in prisons across the North West and it is looking for a Clinical Lead!

As the Clinical Lead (Prisons) you will lead the operational delivery of the OUT Spoken Talking Therapyservice, whilst delivering counselling/psychotherapy to a small caseload in a prison setting.

You will work with the Senior Management Team to ensure the service is delivered to its quality assured standard, whilst supporting the Senior Trauma Informed Therapist and therapy team in each of the North West localities. Alongside managing the OUT Spoken workforce, you will work alongside the Prison Management team and both physical and mental healthcare teams to ensure the service remains a true partnership.

You will be a qualified counsellor/psychotherapist who holds a Diploma in Counselling/Psychotherapy or equivalent and be registered with BACP or equivalent (preferably an accredited member). You will understand issues relating to sexual violence/abuse and trauma, particularly as experienced by males; have experience of working in a highly confidential setting, preferably within health or criminal justice setting; managing a workforce/teams; and have experience within a helping profession (Counselling, Social Work, Support Work, Advocacy).

In return for your time, experience, and commitment to the organisation, you will receive an annual salary of £33,000 – £37,000; 25 days annual leave (increasing annually by 1 day to max of 30 days) plus bank holidays; company sick pay; monthly clinical supervision; pension contribution; and a range of training opportunities.

Please note that this role is based in and around North West Prisons throughout Greater Manchester, the Lake District, Central Lancashire, and Cheshire and Merseyside. You will need to have access to a car as frequently as possible.

If this is a role that you think you could achieve great things in, then Survivors Manchester wants to hear from you.

Contract type: Permanent

Working hours: 37.5 p/w

Salary: £33,000 - £37,000

Location: North West

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Closing date for applications: Sunday 31 January

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