Children’s Therapeutic Worker

  • Part time
  • £23,660 pro-rata
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Closing 13th June 2022

  • Advertised from 12th May 2022
  • 35 hours a week


The Cottage Family Centre was established in 1987. The focus of the work at the Centre is to provide a range of support to those families and individuals within family units who are vulnerable to social exclusion as a result of factors such as poverty, unemployment, poor housing, relationship breakdown, drug and alcohol problems and health related issues.

The range of services that the Cottage provides includes a therapeutic service for children and young people.

We are looking for an experienced therapist competent to work with children and young people. The successful candidate must be qualified to Diploma level in Play Therapy, Art Therapy or a Counsellor qualified to work with children and young people or other relevant qualification.

You will need to be self-motivated, have the ability to work independently with a positive and flexible approach and demonstrate a sound understanding of social issues that affect children, young people and families.

This post will be subject to a Protection of Vulnerable Groups check and 2 references.

Application notes

Closing date: Monday 13th June 2022

For application pack, please contact a member of the admin team on 01592 269489/01592 210189 or by email on