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The Cottage Family Centre - Children’s Therapeutic Worker X 2
Post: Children’s Therapeutic Worker - 2 Vacancies
Hours: 18 hours per week
Salary: £21,840.00 pro-rata
The Cottage Family Centre was established in 1987. The focus of the work at the Centre is to provide a range of support to those families and individuals within family units who are vulnerable to social exclusion as a result of factors such as poverty, unemployment, poor housing, relationship breakdown, drug and alcohol problems and health related issues.
The range of services that the Cottage provides includes a therapeutic service for children and young people.
The organisation is looking for 2 qualified and experienced therapists competent to work with children and young people. The successful candidates must be a qualified Play Therapist, Art Therapist or Counsellor qualified to work with children and young people.
You will need to be self-motivated, have the ability to work independently with a positive and flexible approach and demonstrate a sound understanding of social issues that affect children, young people and families.
This post will be subject to a Protection of Vulnerable Groups check and 2 references.
For an application pack, please contact a member of the admin team on 01592 269 489/01592 210 189 or by e-mail on [email protected]
The closing date for applications is 17:00 on Friday 25 June 2021.