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Trainee Children’s Mental Health Wellbeing Practitioners (TCWPs)

Organisation Norfolk and Waveney Mind
Location Norfolk and Waveney
Website Visit organisation website
Contract type Permanent
Salary Starting salary £22,584 per annum whilst training, rising to £25,654 per annum once qualified
Hours Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
Date posted 23 November 2021
Closing date 2 December 2021

An amazing opportunity has arisen to join us at Norfolk and Waveney Mind, the county’s leading Mental Health services provider; as a Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner.

You will be part of a team working towards improving access to evidence based mental health interventions for Children, Young People and their Families.

Trainee Children’s Wellbeing Practitioner’s will deliver low intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) interventions for children and young people, including: behavioural treatments for anxiety; guided parent-led self-help and behavioural activation for depression. They will be distinct roles within the young people’s team. The post holder will receive clinical supervision relevant to their training and opportunities to work with fellow CWP’s.

This is a training position and so all candidates will need to apply for both the trainee role at Norfolk and Waveney Mind and the UCL Post Graduate Certificate in Child and Young Persons Psychological Wellbeing Practice at the same time to be considered and shortlisted (for more information about the course and minimum entry criteria, please see the course page: Please complete your university application using the UCL University Application Guidance supplied.

Attendance on the course will be for up to three days per week and will be a blended mix of online learning, attendance at the university campus in London and assignments. You will need to be prepared to travel to London whilst training as well as travelling across Norfolk and Waveney when working as part of the team. Trainees will work face to face and virtually with children, young people and families

All our staff have access to our comprehensive benefits package. Details of what we offer can be found here:

 For further details or an informal conversation about the role please contact Bill Belton on: 07716891013

How to apply

Please click on the following link to complete an application form and for more details of how to apply:

The closing date will be 2nd December 2021

Interview will be held on 13th December 2021