Children and Young Person Services Lead – closing date 5 October 2018

An opportunity for a self-motivated person with the right skills and experience to lead the Children and Young person clinical services of Reading and Berkshire Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre.

The C&YP Lead will be responsible for promoting, developing and maintaining play therapy and specialist counselling support services offered to children and young people who have been affected by rape and sexual abuse.

The C&YP Lead will maintain a small caseload and will lead, manage and inspire a team of counsellors and volunteers. The post holder will ensure services are delivered in accordance with appropriate standards and requirements as specified in Trust House Reading’s policies and procedures. Furthermore the post holder will adopt the guidelines presented by the Local Safeguarding Children’s Board (LSCB) to ensure the welfare and safety of our young clients. This will include networking and developing partnerships regionally and locally with statutory and voluntary agencies in order to present an exemplary standard of service for our clients and their families.

They will also ensure that services are delivered in accordance with appropriate clinical standards and protocols and any specific requirements from the Management Committee, funders and commissioners.

Address Line 1
54 London Street
Contract type
Part time
Central Reading
Pro rata based on a full time salary of £27,000 - £30,000 per annum
Namita Prakash - Service Manager
Main contact telephone
Reference number for post
CYP Clinical Lead
How to apply

Please email for application form for this post. CVs will not be accepted.

Open for applications from
20 September 2018
Closing date for applications
5 October 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates