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Creative Therapies Team Lead

PURPOSE OF POST:
• To oversee and co-ordinate the Creative Therapies primary service for schools, supporting the Family Support Services Manager in maintaining service evaluation data.
• To provide line management and support to a team of creative therapists, ensuring that legal requirements, registration and affiliation to either BACP or HCPC are up to date, BACP/HCPC Codes of Practice are adhered to and 30 hours of CPD (Continued Professional Development) are gained per annum.
• To provide creative/play therapy for children/young people ensuring their physical and emotional safety and enabling them to make sense of their experiences, express their feelings and develop greater emotional resilience in a therapeutic, safe environment.
• To support the system around the child and/or family to better understand and meet the needs of these clients that have often been referred for support with their emotional health and well-being or who have experienced trauma, abuse or neglect.

Post ID: SCS370

Grade: BAND I (£34,728- £38,890 Pro Rata)

Hours: 30 hours per week

Location: Usk- which may change in the future if the service location needs to relocate. Relocation or disturbance expenses will not be paid if this happens.

Closing Date: 15/01/2021 12:00 pm

Temporary: TEMPORARY until the end of March 2022

DBS Check: Yes