Outlook South West is currently seeking Psychology Assistants. The post holder will work within the IAPT service providing high volume low intensity assessments. These will be a combination of telephone assessments and face-to-face assessments. The purpose of the assessment will be to identify depression and anxiety and to make a decision, under supervision, on the best treatment option within our service if appropriate. The post holder will have a key role in co-facilitating psycho-educational groups. The post holder will be expected to be knowledgeable around identifying depression and a number of anxiety disorders as well as have a good understanding of a range of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) based approaches to enhance self-management for patients with mild to moderate common mental health problems such as anxiety and depression.
For more information please see the job description and Person Specification below, along with an Outlook South West application form. To apply, please email completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9.00 am on Monday 26 February 2018. Please refer to the person specification in the job description when completing your application. Successful applicants should expect to hear from us before Friday 2 March 2018 with a view to attending interview on Wednesday 7 March 2018.