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Child & Family Therapist

Job Ref: J283-273
Salary: £26,141 per annum pro rata to hours
Hours: 22.5 hours per week, part time, Fixed Term Contract for 12 months


Flexibly agreed hours to be worked as necessary to cover the Children in Need grant funded service. 

Some evening and weekend work will be necessary



Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you a therapist who has experience with working with children and young people?


Do you have the skills to work therapeutically and practically with children and families experiencing loss, grief and bereavement?


If that is you, we would like to hear from you


Saint Francis Hospice is a forward thinking hospice where things are changing and fast. We can offer experienced practitioners the tools they require to deliver positive outcomes to those who use our service.


With complex manageable case load, excellent support, working with a diverse range of practitioners, there are plenty of reasons to come and join the hospice.


We are looking for people who can work flexibly and imaginatively to work therapeutically with children and their carers, both pre and post bereavement, using individual and group work, art, music or drama therapy. 


You will be joining a team of Social Workers, Psychologist, Therapists, and Chaplains, as well as working alongside other members of the MDT, to meet the challenging and at times complex needs of children and young people and their families. You will be providing a supportive component of this vital multi-professional approach within the hospice and the community.


If you would like to discuss this job opportunity or arrange an informal visit please contact Shahina Haque, Family Support Services Manager on 01708 753319 or email shahinahaque@sfh.org.uk.


Please note that an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) record check will be undertaken as part of our pre-employment screening for the successful candidate.


If you would like to apply for the Child & Therapy position, please complete your application online via NHS Jobs, www.jobs.nhs.uk.   The job reference number is J283-273


CLOSING DATE:                     31st December 2021

INTERVIEW DATE:                   10th January 2022





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