Counsellors / Play Therapists / Creative Arts Therapists: London

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Connect-Ed, one of the largest providers of therapy services to schools in London. We are currently looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated Counsellors / Play Therapists / Creative Arts Therapists / Music Therapists to fill multiple vacancies below.  If you are interested in working in more than one school, please specify the schools in your application form:

PRIMARY SCHOOL

  • One day per week at a primary school in Hackney (N16)

 

SECONDARY SCHOOL

  • One day per week at a SEN secondary school in Hillingdon (UB8)*
  • Three days per week across two secondary Schools in Harrow (HA1)

*To apply for this role you will need experience working at a special educational needs school as a therapist or counsellor

We offer an excellent package including an 11% employer pension contribution, external clinical supervision, regular line-management and continuing professional development opportunities.

The successful applicant(s) will:

  • Possess a qualification in Counselling, Play Therapy or a Creative Arts Therapy (We require at least a Level 5 qualification or above)
  • Have completed a minimum of 100 clinical hours
  • Have experience of working with primary and/or secondary aged young people, whichever is relevant to the post being applied for
  • Have a good understanding of educational settings
  • Hold membership of an appropriate professional body (BACP, BAPT, BADth, BAAT, BAMT etc.)
  • Where applicable to your qualification/training, be HCPC registered or professionally accredited (or actively working towards accreditation).

Primary School therapist salary: £28,272 to £31,384 based on working five days (35 hours) per week.  This is a term-time role (the Full Time Equivalent is £33,046 to £36,683).  The salary will be paid pro rata in line with the number of days per week you are contracted to work. For each one day per week post an additional one day must be worked annually during the school holidays.

Secondary School therapist salary: £31,970 to £34,450 based on working five days (35 hours) per week.  This is a term-time role (the Full Time Equivalent is £37,368 to £40,267).  The salary will be paid pro rata in line with the number of days per week you are contracted to work. For each one day per week post an additional one day must be worked annually during the school holidays.

CLOSING DATE: 9th February 2023 at 9am
INTERVIEW DATES: 27th January 2023 (subject to change)

 

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