Eating disorders specialist – Sessional therapist
About the hospital:
Nightingale Hospital is the only private mental health hospital in Central London, with over 30 years of experience in delivering specialised, evidence-based treatments in outpatient, day patient and inpatient settings. Their dedicated team of specialists are committed to the diagnosis and treatment of all types of mental health conditions, including eating disorders and addictions. Conveniently located, they are a two-minute walk from Marylebone mainline and Underground stations, and within a ten-minute walk of Baker Street and Edgware Road Underground stations.
Nightingale Hospital is owned by the international medical group, Orpea delivering the full spectrum of psychiatric care, high quality care home and rehabilitation services across the globe.
About the role: Eating disorders specialist – sessional therapist
We are looking for self-employed experienced Eating Disorders specialists to work on a sessional basis offering 1-1 outpatient and inpatient therapy, as well as inpatient group sessions (optional).
- Recognised qualification with at least 3 year’s post-qualification experience (minimum of 2 years experience of working with an eating disorder client group)
- Accreditation with an appropriate professional body
- The ability to work within CBT, CBT-e and DBT models would be desirable
- Excellent communication skills and will need to work closely with the existing MDT team within the Eating Disorders Unit when working with inpatients
Individual sessions can be offered remotely and/or face-to-face (we provide access to clinical rooms in central London).
Group sessions will need to be offered face-to-face in the hospital.