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Band 8a CBT Therapist

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist (CBT) for a LOCUM contract in partnership with Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust. The successful candidate will work with Oldham Talking Therapies providing support to Adults with a range of diverse Mental Health issues. This is an Ongoing Contract with both Part-time and Full-time hours available.

Job Purpose: Band 8a Highly Specialist Clinician (CBT)

Pay Rate: £30.53 PAYE p/h + £250 SCS Sign-Up Bonus

Location: Oldham, Greater Manchester (Hybrid Working available)

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Contract: 37.5 Hours per Week | Less will be considered

The post holder will provide and supervise specialist psychological assessments and therapies appropriate to a Primary Care Intermediate psychological therapy service.


  • To provide assessments for specialist psychological interventions/individual therapy based on complex data from a variety of sources to service users referred to the service
  • To be responsible for implementing a range of psychological interventions for individuals, carers, families and groups within and across teams. Developing and refining formulations across a range of clients and psychological models
  • To manage a therapy caseload providing evidence based psychological therapies to service users seen within the service in line with targets agreed with the Service Manager
  • To provide clinical supervision to therapist within the service in line with Trust supervision policy and Talking Therapies guidelines
  • To organise and implement specialist psychological advice, guidance, consultation and training to other professionals contributing directly to clients' formulation, diagnosis and treatment.


  • BABCP Accreditation
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Qualification
  • Previous experience providing Clinical Supervision


  • Four weekly payroll runs
  • £250 training allowance
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Exceptional referral bonuses
  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available
  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
  • FREE DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services
  • FREE Occupational Health Check and Immunisations

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.

  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of 150 hours in your new placement.

  • Refer a Friend (Earn up to £750 per Referral) - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you up to £750 per Referral.