Art Therapist

June 13, 2018, 3:38 p.m.

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Treloars is one of the largest specialist Schools and Colleges in the UK for young people with disabilities. Our fundamental purpose is simple: to enable disabled young people to fulfill their potential in every aspect of their lives.


Art Therapist

8 hours per week

£32,546- £36,979 per annum (prorata to 42 hours)


We are looking to recruit an Art Therapist to join our Counselling Psychotherapies Team. The role involves delivering individual and group art therapy to support students aged 7-25 through emotional or mental health problems, learning and/or physical disabilities, developmental disorders, life-limiting conditions, neurological conditions and/or physical illnesses. Treloar’s has an inspiring atmosphere and we love making a real difference to the lives of our students.


The successful candidate should have a flexible approach, have received training in Art Therapy to Post-Graduate Diploma level and be a member of HCPC. You should have experience of working in a clinical capacity with children and young adults with learning and physical disabilities. Experience of art therapy software/digital work as well as traditional media is also required.


The above post offers: -

  • Term time only (approximately 39 weeks)
  • Pension, Life insurance, Occupational health and Childcare Voucher schemes
  • Health Cash Plan and Discount Scheme
  • Free parking

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Closing Date: 8th July 2018


Interview Date: 19th July 2018


We recommend all applicants come for an informal visit to observe a music therapy session. An application pack can be obtained by visiting www.treloar.org.uk, emailing hr@treloar.org.uk or calling 01420 547400 ext. 3411.


Treloar Trust is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All successful candidates will be subject to a DBS Check along with other relevant employment checks.


Treloar Trust, responsible for Treloar School and Treloar College, is an equal opportunities employer

and operates a no smoking policy. Registered charity number 1092857.