Autism Assessment PractitionerJob Reference: J183LONDON
Employer: Location: London Salary: £41,500 - £48,500
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Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact the organisation direct.AUTISM ASSESSMENT PRACTITIONERPOSITION:
Full Time (5 days) & Part Time (minimum of 4 days)LOCATION:
Home basedABOUT US
Founded in 2013, Healios is a leading specialist digital healthcare company working to empower patients and families affected by mental health, autism and ADHD conditions to support long-term outcomes and wellbeing. Our mission is to bring exceptional healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere.
Healios is pioneering the world's first digitalisation of a NHS Mental Health Trust outpatient services, covering multiple complex specialist assessment and psychological intervention services. By digitising entire clinical pathways, we enable children, adults and their family members to receive and seamlessly transition between clinical services from the comfort of their home. By blending the best of technology, design, specialised clinical expertise and a personal human connection, Healios is transforming the experience of how care is accessed and received to help patients and families lead a better quality of life.
We are an organisation that empowers our staff to make a real difference not only in reshaping how mental health and neurodevelopment services are delivered across the UK, but also in the lives of those individuals and families who need our support. Our teams are friendly, focused and passionate about making a positive difference to our patients and their families.
We encourage our teams to constantly push for better outcomes and we embrace change to assist in the development of the company. Everyone's input and opinion matters to us and we work in an environment where this is encouraged.THE CHALLENGE
Healios clinicians have a central and vital role within the company, delivering a range of psychological assessments and evidence-based psychological therapy programmes to individuals and families affected by mental health related issues. The current positions use manualised assessments, and involve sessions conducted 'face-to-face' via the Healios online platform. You will deliver the Healios autism assessment and intervention/support for children and young people referred for a neurodevelopmental assessment and/or intervention.
With high quality clinical supervision and training, clinicians tailor their work with allocated clients by identifying and agreeing specific needs and goals, delivering relevant information, and supporting the development and integration of new skills and strategies to maximise individual and family well-being. Collaboration, flexibility and empowerment are essential elements of the work. Additionally, clinicians work to support the 'Triangle of Care' and integrated care pathways.WHAT WE WILL PROVIDE FOR YOU
WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO HEALIOS
- A collaborative culture where curiosity, creativity, experimentation and innovation are fostered
- A highly motivated and energetic team bringing a wide range of talents, experience and knowledge to solve complex challenges
- Autonomy to shape and design world leading clinical pathways that harness the power of combining technology with evidence-based interventions and a human touch
- Opportunities to grow and further develop your professional interests
- A culture that challenges the status quo in pursuit of providing exceptional healthcare and an unrivalled experience for the clients and families we support
GREAT TO HAVE
- We expect high standards from our clinicians and are looking for people who:
- Have a well-developed understanding of autistic differences
- Have at least one year experience of autism diagnostic assessment
- Are familiar with NICE guidelines on the diagnosis and management of autism
- Are conscientious, with a very high standard of report writing
- Have a curious mind-set that underpins the continuous drive to challenge the status quo for achieving better outcomes
- Hold a Professional qualification and background in one of the following areas: Clinical Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapist, Registered Nurse
- Hold up to date registration with HCPC, BABCP, ACP, NMC or the UK Council for Psychotherapy
- Possess Excellent computer skills
- Have completed ADIR or ADOS training, or a commitment to undertake these
- Flexibility to support our mission of bringing healthcare to anyone, anytime, anywhere
- Well-developed skills in the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, complex, highly technical and/or clinically sensitive information to clients, their families, carer and other professional colleagues both within and outside the NHS
- A commitment to ethical practice and adherence to the highest standards of safeguarding of adults/children
WHAT WE OFFER
- Experience of working with families
- Worked in a service where agreed targets are in place to demonstrate clinical outcomes
- Excellent computer skills
- £41,500 - £48,500
- Flexible, home based role where you can practice from the comfort of your own home or office
- 33 days holiday (including bank holidays and closure days) plus a day off for your birthday
- Option to purchase additional leave of up to 2 weeks
- Enhanced Maternity package - which includes an additional benefit of a 3 months phased return to work paid at full salary
- Company pension scheme
- Energetic and motivated culture with regular staff events
- Opportunities to work on exciting and transformative innovations
- CPD courses and ongoing training
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