School Play Therapist /Children’s Counsellor, Medway

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Napier Community Primary and Nursery AcademyMedway

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Start date: Spring Term 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Medway Pay Scale B1 (NJC 20-30)
Contract term: Permanent

Napier Primary and Nursery academy is situated in the heart of Gillingham, Kent.  We pride ourselves in being an innovate school not only in educating our future generation, but by also ensuring they are mentally and emotionally ready for this challenge.  We have for the past two years built up a Mental Health service within our school and this being so, we are currently looking for an inspiring and creative Play Therapist to continue this work.  

We are looking for an experienced Play Therapist who is confident in supporting parents and teaching staff as well as managing a case load of therapeutic clients, 1:1 and group sessions.  We would like someone who can deliver workshops to parents and teaching staff, as well as provide whole school activities to link into key themes regarding children’s mental health.  The post hold reports to a member of the schools senior leadership team. This post is for 22.2 hours per week term time only.  

Visits are welcome on a Wednesday or Thursday please contact the school office on 01634 574920

Interviews will be on 21st November 2019

More about Napier Community Primary and Nursery Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Napier Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 4HG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1634 574920