Children’s Therapeutic Worker - 2 Vacancies

  • Part time
  • £21,840 pro-rata
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Closing 25th June 2021

  • Advertised from 8th June 2021
  • 18 hours per week


1. Maternity Cover (9 months)

2. Vacancy funded until 2023

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 2 qualified and experienced therapists competent to work with children and young people. The successful candidates must be a qualified Play Therapist, Art Therapist or Counsellor qualified to work with children and young people.

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: Friday 25th June at 5pm.

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