Family Therapist (Child Welfare)

EasyWeb NFP
£38,052 to £40,858 per annum
14 May 2018
23 May 2018
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Family Therapist (Child Welfare) 

Leicester is one of the most diverse and multicultural cities in the country. They are committed to continuous improvement and due to ongoing investment their Edge of Care Services are expanding. 

Position: Family Therapy Child Welfare Therapist 
Location: Halford House Leicester (Commutable from Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Nuneaton, Market Harborough, Coventry, Nottingham and surrounding areas) 
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent 
Salary: £38,052 to £40,858 per annum 

Closing Date: Closing date: 23 May 2018 

About the role: 

Our client is a new programme aiming to go live by June. They are seeking to appoint 2 Therapists. 

You will be working with those families where there are ongoing child protection concerns and a real and imminent risk of care. Primarily you will work with families with very young children or families where there is ongoing domestic abuse. However you may also work with any case with complex and high risk child protection issues. 

Our client works using a range of tools such as behavioural therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, and family therapy to enable families who often have complex and challenging needs to adopt new choices and behaviours within around 6 months. 

Are you hard working, resilient and able to rise to the challenge of this innovative and exciting new approach? 

About you: 

- Must have a relevant qualification 
- Must have substantial experience of working in a challenging environment dealing with sensitive and complex issues with children and families and the ability to maintain personal resilience 
- Must be aware of the safety risks posed to very young children in the safeguarding arena 
- Must have experience of delivering one or more of the following structured therapies: behavioural therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, family therapy 
- Must be willing to engage in group clinical supervision 
- Must be able to engage and empathise with families with complex needs 

You may have experience of the following: Family Therapy Child Welfare Therapist, Service Delivery Manager, Social Work, Behavioural Therapist, Family Therapist, Therapist, Child Therapist, Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, Social Welfare, Child Welfare Therapist, Family Support, Child Welfare, etc. 

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