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Senior Lecturer in Therapeutic Play - Leeds Met University

We are investing in our academic provision and are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to join our team of experienced staff in delivering and further developing our course provision on our Playwork programmes. We are looking for an inspiring and enthusiastic academic to make a key contribution to our academic provision through teaching, research and enterprise.

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Clifton Learning Partnership, Rotherham

Job title: Play Therapist
Job description: We are looking to appoint a fully qualified, experienced play therapist. This is a fantastic opportunity to initiate, shape and develop a play therapy service in our locality. The successful candidate will establish, market, and deliver play therapy work for schools and other potential clients. If successful this post has the potential to grow to include a management role of other therapists. We are looking to develop this much needed service into a business opportunity, there is an expectation to ultimately generate an income against salary costs. The successful candidate must hold a play therapy qualification, and be a registered member of a professional body. They must be able to work creatively, independently, dynamically and to a very high standard. They will have excellent interpersonal skills, be a realist and enjoy a challenge. A current driving licence and access to a car is essential.

Clifton Learning Partnership is a small charity working in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. We are a small team working to make the local community stronger. We are highly committed and energetic, constantly looking to evolve and improve what we offer.


Salary: 37,500, negotiable dependent upon experience, permanent, full time
For further information please contact Helen Littlewood on 07968437965, or at , or visit our website http://clifton-partnership.org.uk/vacancies.php for an application form, full job description, person specification and other details about our organisation.

Closing date for applications: 5pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

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Self-Employed Play Therapist

We are looking to recruit a BAPT qualified self-employed play therapist to join our existing pool of self-employed counselors and Arts Therapists.

Murray Hall community Trust -Therapeutic Services delivers emotional well being interventions to children and young people living in Sandwell, West Midlands in schools and community organisations.

Our new programme, funded by the Big Lottery for 3 years (2014-2017) aims to improve the emotional well being of children and young people between 5-18. Our rate of pay: 30.00 per hour Days: flexible. Start date: September 2014

If you interested in joining our team please email your CV to: or call 0121-270-5147 for more information.


Play Therapists Required
2-3 Days a week
School Term Time Only
Areas/Location of work:
Stevenage, Hertford, Welwyn Garden City, Ware, Cheshunt, Bushey, Hitchin, Hoddesdon, Harpenden, Borehamwood, Sarratt, Bovingdon

The Open Toy Box C.I.C. is looking for Qualified Play Therapists to join their team working with primary/ young adolescents/secondary children, suffering from a range of emotional/psychological difficulties and complex life experiences.

We work alongside multi-disciplinary teams with strong and supportive professional resources to assist with the demands of our case work. We offer CPD, opportunities to run groups and work with families.

DBS (CRB is required) along with Public Liability Indemnity Insurance, own transport and play therapy kit are required. Play Therapists are required to receive regular clinical supervision.

If you are interested in applying, please forward your CV with Qualifications to: for the attention of Karla Burley. You can also visit our website for further information: www.theopentoybox.co.uk