Job Advert: Therapeutic Play Coordinator

Job Advertisement

The Dry Arch Children’s Centre is dedicated to providing the finest quality childcare, education and parental support to all who use its services.  We currently have a vacancy within our Dungiven centre.

POST TITLE: Play Therapy Coordinator
SALARY: £16 per hour
BASE: Dungiven
HOURS: 20 hours per week


  • Diploma or MA in play Therapy
  • Working towards PTUK/ BAPT Accreditation
  • Member of BAPT/ PTUK
  • Minimum 1 year post qualified Play Therapy experience (essential?)
  • Understanding and Knowledge of attachment theory and child development (essential?)
  • Evidence of ongoing CPD.
  • Assessment and treatment of children and their families
  • Experience of working with children in a non-directive way
  • In receipt of regular supervision as per PTUK/PTI/BAPT guidelines
  • Knowledge of Safeguarding
  • Knowledge of external services and agencies
  • Signed up to PTUK ethical framework

Play Therapy Coordinator Job Description and Person Specification

For an application pack please contact The Dry Arch Children’s Centre on 02877742904 or email

Completed application forms to be returned by email or post to Human Resources, The Dry Arch Children’s Centres Ltd, Glenshane Business Park, 50 Legavallon Road, Dungiven, BT47 4QL by: 5pm Thursday 20th September.

The Dry Arch Centre is an Equal Opportunities Employer.