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The Family Programme works across the Cwm Taf region and offers specialist support and interventions for families experiencing domestic abuse who wish to remain together.

Adopting a whole family approach, the service will provide therapeutic interventions and programmes, focusing on safety, risk management, behavioural change, impact of domestic abuse on children, ACEs, respectful communication, attachment and emotional resilience.

The aim of the service is to enable the family to live together safely or be supported to separate amicably.

Funded by the South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner and Welsh Government, we are seeking to recruit suitably experienced individuals to the following positions: -

Position:        Family Intervention Children Worker

Location:       Cwm Taf region

Hours:            18.5 hours per week (Flexibility is required as evening and occasional weekend work is essential)

Salary:            £12,736 per annum (£25,472 FTE)

Contract:        To 31st March 2020

The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience of working therapeutically with vulnerable children of primary school age and a clear understanding of the complexities and dynamics associated with domestic abuse and impact within families.

Position:        Play Therapist

Location:       Cwm Taf region

Hours:            18.5 hours per week (Flexibility is required as evening and occasional weekend work is essential)

Salary:            £12,736 per annum (£25,472 FTE)

Contract:        To 31st March 2020

The successful applicant will hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Play Therapy and have demonstrable experience of working therapeutically with vulnerable children of primary school age and a clear understanding of the complexities and dynamics associated with domestic abuse and impact within families

 

Funded by the Henry Smith Charitable Trust, we are seeking to recruit a suitably experienced individual to the following position: -

Position:        Play Therapist

Location:       Cwm Taf region

Hours:            17.5 hours per week (Flexibility is required as evening and occasional weekend work is essential)

Salary:            £12,048 per annum (£25,472 FTE)

Contract:        To 31st March 2022

The successful applicant will hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Play Therapy and have demonstrable experience of working therapeutically with vulnerable children of primary school age and a clear understanding of the complexities and dynamics associated with domestic abuse and impact within families.

 

The Domestic Abuse Resource Team incorporates IDVA and Outreach Teams who provide practical and emotional support and advocacy for female and male victims of domestic violence and abuse at all risk levels.

We are seeking to recruit a suitably experienced individual to the following position:-

Position:        Domestic Abuse Resource Team Lead

Location:       Merthyr Tydfil

Hours:            21 hours per week, anticipated over 3 days however flexibility is required as evening and occasional weekend work is essential

Salary:            £14,457 per annum (£25,472 FTE)

Contract:        To 31st March 2020

The successful applicant will be a qualified IDVA and have experience of team leadership working in the domestic abuse field.

* Due to the nature of this role, SMT will be considering female applicants only in accordance with the provisions of the Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9).

Required for all vacancies:

A current valid driving license and the ability to provide a suitable vehicle for work are essential.

This post will be subject to suitable employment screening checks which includes eligibility to work in the UK, Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, and a minimum of two previous employment references.

Application Forms and Job Descriptions:

Play Therapist JD and PS 2019

FIW Play Therapist JD

Play Therapist application

FIW Children’s specialist JD

FI Children Worker application

DART Team Lead JD April 2019

DART Team Lead application

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For further information please ring Safer Merthyr Tydfil on 01685 353999 and ask for Julie Beck, Deputy CEO.

Please email completed application to hf@smt.org.uk

The closing date for applications is 12 noon Friday 26th April 2019

Play Therapist and Family Intervention Children Worker interviews will be held 1st and 3rd May 2019

Domestic Abuse Resource Team Lead interviews will be held on 14th May 2019

 

 

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