We are a Registered Charity (No 1056035) working with disadvantaged and vulnerable young people.

Walking route:

Turn right out of the station and walk along Warwick New Road. When you reach Morrisons, cross over the road and walk along the path over the canal, carrying straight on past to the sports court. Turn left on the past after the sport. (10 minutes)

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1. Therapeutic Intervention Coordinator

16 hours per week – Fixed term contract for two years with scope for extension pending successful continuation funding.

To ensure that the psychotherapy service offered to young people meets with the highest professional standards and that psychotherapy procedures and practice is in line with the BACP and BABCP recommendations and regulations. To work alongside the Sharp Minds team, to ensure young people are given a safe, pro-social environment to apply and practice their therapeutic learning outside of therapy sessions. The role will also see the practitioner supervise two placement students whilst carrying their own caseload. They will also be tasked with the development of the psychotherapy structure as it is expected to sit within the larger context of Young People First.

The detailed job descriptions and person specifications included in the recruitment information pack provides more detail on the role requirements of the above positions.

The closing date is 12:00pm Friday 29th March, 2019.

Ideally the successful candidate would be available to start within a month of being offered the post, start date will be dependent on when their DBS certificate has come back.

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If you require any further information or require the files above in a different format then please contact us at recruitment@youngpeoplefirst.org.uk

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We are proud to have achieved the Hear by Right quality standard at Gold level awarded by National Youth Agency for our commitment to the participation of young people.

We are committed to high quality throughout our work. We operate under ISO140001 and PQASSO.