Placement Opportunities for PTUK Students
Students seeking training placements in the UK should consult our Placements page HERE.
Organisations offering placements should email details to email@example.com
- there is no charge for this service.
Catch 22 - Wirral Intensive Family Intervention
Catch22 is a social business that helps people in tough situations to turn their lives around. Our Intensive Family Intervention Service works with children and young people facing numerous and complex issues, together with their families, to help them reach their full potential.
We help families who have been identifies through the national Troubled Families’ Agenda through one to one support and group sessions. Every family that comes to us will meet with a key worker who will assess the individual needs of the family and determine the root causes of their problems. They look at the families’ needs and strengths, considering the roles of children, parents and cares within the family. The key worker then supports them in making long term changes.
We are currently looking to offer supported placements for Play Therapy Trainees registered through Play Therapy UK, in order to meet the demand of our service. We work with vulnerable young people who have been witness to substance misuse, domestic abuse, family breakdown as well as numerous other issues
For more information about our service and a possible placement, please contact Cheryl Kennah on 0151 637 6078 or Cheryl.firstname.lastname@example.org
Contract Position at Family Care Associates
Family Care Associates, a private company working with “looked after children” want to contract a self employed Play Therapist to provide individual therapeutic sessions with children aged 4 years - 18 years.
Many of the children demonstrate attachment difficulties and need support focused on trauma recovery. The therapist’s position is based at Access School, near Harmer Hill, Shrewsbury, but they will
also be expected to travel to sessions where deemed appropriate.
- Minimal of Diploma level in Play Therapy
- Knowledge of child development, attachment difficulties and trauma recovery
- Access to their own Clinical Supervision meeting ethical requirements
- Current DBS and Practice Insurance
- Ability to travel to surrounding areas
- An understanding of Life Story Work
- Accreditation title
- Training in Clinical Supervision
For further information about this position please contact Ed Nixon on 01772 647 500
Closing date for applicants: 18th December 2013