Job Vacancies

Vacancies: Child & Adolescent Therapists/Play Therapist – (x2)

 Affiliate Position, Temporary – 33 weeks September 2017- June 2017

 Genesis is seeking 2 affiliate therapists

4 hours to be delivered in Tyrellstown Educate Together (Primary School) and 4 hours in Riversdale Community College (Secondary School) for 33 weeks – one school year.

Hours may be divided between two or more therapists

All applicants must:·        Hold a degree or post-graduate qualification in counselling, or psychotherapy recognised by one of the following, as appropriate: , the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP), a relevant body within the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP) or the Family Therapy Association of Ireland (FTAI) or the Irish Play Therapy Association (IPTA)

·        Have full accredited membership with one of the following: IACP, IAHIP, FTAI, IPTA

·        Have a minimum of two years relevant post qualification clinical experience

·        Have completed child/adolescent psychotherapy/counselling training or have a minimum of 5 years experience working with children and young people.

·        Have experience working creatively with children and young people using a non directive play based approach.

·        Experience working within a school setting desirable


Applicants must be available to work on Tuesday between the hours of 8.30am – 1.30pm and Fridays between the hours of 8.45am – 1pm.

Rates – Please note this is a temporary position 33 weeks during term time only.

  •  Hourly fee for the provision of the Service is €35
  • Case Notes- €20 for every four client hours attended.
  • €20 per month for Clinical Line Management
  • €70 per month towards Supervision (pro-rata, based on client hours delivered)

Application deadline is 5pm, 6th of June 2017

Informal queries can be made to Michelle Flynn – 018202764