Considered one of our Trainee Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners, Jessica, takes a while to elucidate about how the position works whereas working in our NHS Warrington Speaking Therapies service.

“I used to be working as a Wellbeing Employee for younger folks leaving the care system and final 12 months, I utilized for a Trainee Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner position.

I work within the service 4 days per week and have in the future per week at Liverpool John Moores College. The trainee programme suits my studying fashion because it presents sensible expertise, shadowing alternatives and assist from supervisors together with alternatives to position play.

Being a part of a trainee cohort additionally means that there is a group of us going by means of the identical expertise, we be taught collectively and if we’re struggling, now we have each other for peer assist.

I’ve learnt an enormous quantity you can’t be taught from a ebook, like empathising and delivering efficient remedies in a sensible setting. What I get pleasure from most concerning the position is feeling like I’ve made a distinction, listening to concerning the constructive adjustments folks have made of their lives with the assist of the service.

I am wanting ahead to gaining extra expertise and hope to proceed to broaden my expertise to have the ability to assist folks in quite a lot of methods.”

If you’re fascinated by changing into a trainee, search our vacancies.