Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre: Play Therapist

Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre

Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre CLG wishes to engage the services of a Play Therapist, to be based in Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre CLG, Mountain Road, Tubbercurry, Co Sligo, F91 YR25.

Responsible To: The Board of Directors of Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre CLG. The successful candidate will report to the Project Coordinator.

Location: Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre CLG, Mountain Road, Tubbercurry, Co Sligo, F91 YR25.

Purpose of Job: To provide Assessment and Play Therapy to Children in Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre on a specific purpose contract to complete 6 sessions per week until December 2021.

Note: This post is not an employment post. The therapist will be self-employed, will be paid a fee per session, and will be responsible for paying his or her own income tax.

Essential Criteria

  • Be an accredited Play Therapist
  • A recognised post graduate qualification in play therapy
  • Have 1 years’ experience working in play therapy
  • A recognised third level qualification in psychology, social work, psychotherapy, counselling, teaching, early childhood care and education or related field.
  • Experience of multi-disciplinary team working
  • Report writing abilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to Plan
  • Flexibility
  • IT Skills
  • Full clean drivers licence and use of own car

Desirable Criteria

  • A comprehensive knowledge of child development
  • Experience of working with vulnerable children

Job Description attached. For further information please contact:
Sandra Cribben, Coordinator - Email:
coordinator@tubbercurryfrc.com Tel: 071 9186926

Closing date and time for receipt of applications is: 8th July at 5pm
Interviews will take place in the week beginning: 19th of July 2021

Applications are by way of CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the post.

Tubbercurry Family and Childcare Resource Centre CLG is an equal opportunities employer.

This position is funded by TUSLA, the Child and Family Agency.

TUSLA

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
8th Jun, 2021
Region
Co Sligo
Expiry Date
8th Jul, 2021