Gambling Therapist - Beckenham

Overall Purpose

To work as part of the team providing therapeutic interventions and effective support to the established Gordon Moody Association’s Residential Rehabilitation Programme.  This is to be delivered in a way that empowers clients to overcome their addiction to gambling and move forward with their recovery.

Salary / Benefits

£ 24,387.24 Plus OLW £1,812 and On-call payments at £20 for each duty shift covered

 

Would you like to make a difference to individuals affected by an addiction to gambling?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic individual to join our unique Residential Treatment Centre team based in Beckenham, Kent.

Gambling Therapist: Working within a small therapy team you will provide a range of therapeutic group and 1-1 interventions using CBT, Motivational Interviewing and other person-centred approaches to residents as part of our bespoke Residential Programme.

We are seeking applicants with experience of supporting vulnerable individuals within a therapeutic environment, through assessment and planning, and with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will have the ability to support a small but intensive caseload and ideally have experience of working in a residential or structured therapeutic environment.

Candidates should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work under own initiative and with vulnerable groups. Knowledge of the benefits system, addiction, mental health, or group-work within a health and social care setting are desirable

To apply please download a full recruitment application pack from the link below

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For further information or an informal discussion about the post, please contact Emma West on: [email protected] 

 

Interviews will be held in Beckenham WC 20 May 2019

Application deadline: 12 May 2019 Midnight

The post is subject to enhanced DBS check, confirmation of the right to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.

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