The University of Bolton - CBT Therapist - Grade 7 Full Time – Permanent

CBT Therapist - Grade 7 Full Time – Permanent

School of Education & Psychology

Ref: EDP-078/P Salary in the range of £36,261 – £42,036 per annum

*Closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Thursday 5 September 2019.

Interviews are expected to take place within two weeks of the closing date.

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**Previous applicants need not apply

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the University for a motivated and compassionate CBT Therapist based in the School of Education and Psychology but with cross university requirements. The University is committed to the well-being of its students and has committed significant investment in providing resources and support in Mental Health care and Wellbeing services for students. As part of this initiative, the University has developed a number of complimentary University wide roles including a Wellbeing Coordinator and Wellbeing Advisor and Student Counsellor. Good communication and interpersonal skills to work collegially with colleagues and specialists across the University are essential requirements for this role. The successful candidate will be registered with an appropriate professional body working to professional standards such as UKCP, BACP, BABCP or equivalent bodies, with experience of providing initial consultations, brief interventions and clinical assessments with associated reporting in an organisational setting. This role requires an Enhanced DBS Check and a flexible approach to working patterns/hours.

An application form, job description and person specification can be viewed on our website: or requested by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Alternatively, please telephone our 24 hour answering service on 01204 903579 (Please leave your home address details).

Please remember to quote the position reference number.

Applicants need to be aware that only a completed application form will be considered, unless it is specifically indicated in an advertisement that a CV will be accepted. Where appropriate, you should include a list of all publications when submitting your application. Please ensure you quote the position reference number on all documentation submitted. If an applicant is interested in more than one vacancy, a separate application form must be submitted for each vacancy to ensure that the individual role requirements are addressed. Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, for more information please visit No agencies.

*Please note, the university reserves the right to shorten/extend the closing date of any position where a high/low volume of applications are received. The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity

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In this issue:

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Date:   27th September

Time: 9.30am-5.30pm

Venue: Federation House, Manchester City Centre

Cost: Free

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Would you like to share your work at our upcoming North West IAPT Leadership & Innovation Forum Event, on the 2nd October 2019?

To start your application, please submit the following details to: pThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

  • Author details: (100 words or less) / Author email (to be published)
  •  Poster abstract: (200 words or less)
  • Poster Title
  • Registered event attendee who will discuss the poster during breaks (and their working title)

Alternatively, please contact us for the poster application form. All applications are welcome from registered attendees - successful submissions will be notified within one week of application.


Poster content guidance

Posters should include images as well as text, and photographs of the individuals or service involved. There will be a ‘stand by your poster’ session during the breaks when attendees can discuss your work. Posters should share innovative and effective ways of working and reflect on the following questions:

  • What challenge were you addressing in your service improvement?
  • What strategies or processes were tried?
  • What evidence or guidance informed these strategies?
  • What service improvement outcome was achieved? How was that measured?
  • What impact did this have on the wider service: users, staff, organisational processes?
  • What did you learn and how can this benefit other services to improve? Poster submission requirements
  • Any service attending from the NHS, public or charity sector may present a poster

Please note; Only one poster presentation is allowed per registered attendee/author and you must bring this yourself, HEE will not be able to print this off for you. The deadline for applications is (11th Sept 2019) to the conference and be brought on the day and sent three weeks in advance of the event. This can consist of one sheet (A1) or up to 12 sheets of A4 paper – in Power Point.

To register your place on the event, click here

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