We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our community mental health team as a Trainee Mental Health & Wellbeing Practitioner (TMHWP). This is an exciting new role created by Health Education England and NHS England and Improvement to support the transformation of adult community mental health services.
Your training will be funded by the NHS, and you will be eligible for a full-time band 5 position if you pass the course . In return, we ask that you commit to staying with us for at least 2 years after qualifying.
HEE rules means you will be unable to apply for another HEE funded psychological professional training for 2 years from enrollment.
This role will contribute to ensure adults with severe mental health problems have greater access to psychologically informed interventions.
As a TMHWP, you will be enrolled upon a 1 year graduate certificate or postgraduate certificate training programme with the University of Exeter. You will, under supervision, develop knowledge & practice skills to employ wellbeing-focused psychologically informed interventions for serious mental health problems for adults individually & in groups. Alongside this learning you will be expected to work under supervision as part of a dynamic mental health team delivering psychologically informed interventions & supporting adults to receive the right care.
You will need to have flexibility and adaptability & a passion for working with adults with severe mental health problems.
Devon Partnership NHS Trust
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