St Margaret's Vacancies

CURRENT VACANCIES

Sessional Counsellor

Type of contract:            Sessional basis (Self Employed)
Hours:                              Varied

St Margaret’s is seeking to recruit an exceptional, qualified Sessional Counsellor with a minimum of 3 years’ experience working with children.

The successful applicant will be required to deliver counselling sessions within our base and our nominated schools. We aim to help children and young people develop the tools necessary to navigate through a range of difficult and complex experiences. An understanding of the impact mental health has on attainment in education is fundamental.

Candidates must have a Diploma in counselling as a minimum, as well as a knowledge of child protection and confidentiality procedures, The Scottish Attainment Challenge, National Improvement Framework, and GIRFEC policy areas.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your CV with a covering letter to:

Paula Harkins
Head of Services
St Margaret’s Children & Family Care Society
26 Newton Place
Glasgow G3 7PY

Tel: 0141 332 8371
e-mail: info@stmargaretsadotpion.org.uk

Sessional Play Therapist

Type of contract:            Sessional basis (Self Employed)
Hours:                              Varied

St Margaret’s is seeking to recruit an exceptional, qualified Play Therapist with a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children, on a sessional basis.

The successful applicant will be required to deliver regular play therapy sessions to our children and young people, to support them gain insight into their difficult experiences, increasing emotional resilience and developing coping strategies.

Our play therapist will be expected to work closely with the child’s parents/carers throughout the play therapy and occasionally undertake parent-child relationship interventions.  They must have an excellent understanding of trauma and the experiences of a Looked After Child.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your CV with a covering letter to:

Paula Harkins
Head of Services
St Margaret’s Children & Family Care Society
26 Newton Place
Glasgow G3 7PY

Tel: 0141 332 8371
e-mail: info@stmargaretsadotpion.org.uk