Therapist Children and Young People
|Area||Greater Manchester, England|
|Sector||Child & Family Services|
|Salary||£18 - £20 per hour|
- Role: Therapist (Children and Young People)
Based: Greater Manchester
Rate: Flexible dependant on experience
Qualification: A psychological therapy qualification to diploma or above is essential as is post qualification experience
Hours: 18.5 hours a week/ between Monday to Friday
Length: Until 31st March 2018 with possibility of an extension
Resourcing Group Futures is currently recruiting on behalf of an specialist National Children's Charity for an experienced CYP Therapist to provide therapeutic support and interventions to 5 - 19 year olds who have experienced child abuse, child sexual exploitation (CSE) and/ or witnessed domestic violence.
Our client has a proven track record of supporting, counselling and advocating on behalf of children and young people and is well respected by their partner agencies and funders. They work closely with other organisations and are continuously looking to develop innovative and integrated services that ensure the clients safety and well-being is paramount.
The successful candidate will be providing a range of therapeutic interventions to not only the child/young person but also their family and will be providing a holistic approach focusing on improving the family's emotional health and well being.
You will be working peripatetically across various partner services in Greater Manchester (including schools, colleges) and will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure the best outcome is achieve for the client.
You will be responsible for carrying out one-to-one sessions and facilitating group sessions and will be working with a highly experienced and dynamic team.
Due to the nature of this role it is also essential for candidates to have experience working therapeutically with Children and Young People. The ideal candidate will also need to have experience of working with clients using a range of therapeutic verbal and non-verbal methods which can include Drama Therapy, Talk Therapy, Art Therapy, Person Centred Therapy and CBT.
In order to be considered for this position is it essential that candidates either hold or are working towards BACP/ UKCP accreditation.
For details on this or any other role please contact Ria Hjelm-Smith on 0161 413 5771 or email ria.smith@
Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.