Play Therapist Required: Monmouthshire, Wales
GRADE: BAND H SCP 33 £29,909- SCP 37 £33,136 Pro Rata (Pay Award Pending)
CLOSING DATE: 5TH APRIL
ROLE TITLE: Play Therapist- MATERNITY COVER TEMPORARY: (September 2019- End of May 2020)
LOCATION; Abergavenny- which may change in the future if the service location needs to relocate. Relocation or disturbance expenses will not be paid if this happens.
HOURS: 24hrs Per Week
WELSH LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT: Welsh language skills are desirable
PURPOSE OF POST:
To provide Play Therapy for children and young people, who have been referred for support with their emotional health and well-being or who have suffered trauma due to abuse or neglect with the aim of ensuring their physical and emotional safety and enable children and young people to make sense of their experiences, express their feelings and to move towards feeling safe.
To support parents, carers and professionals to better understand and be able to meet the needs of children and young people who have been referred for support with their emotional health and well-being or who have experienced trauma, abuse or neglect.