Bradfield Consulting

LEAD CHILD THERAPIST - LAGOS

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Active since 23-11-2018 Job category Health Care - Mental
Location LAGOS Level Entry level/Graduate
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract
Hours 0 Salary -
JOB TITLE: Lead Child Therapist

LOCATION: Lagos

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Lead Child Therapist will focus on helping children who have been sexually abused and children facing other social problems overcome their depressed state. The Lead Therapist serves a critical role in our team-based model of servicing our client in need of therapy. Lead Therapist provides extensive training and coaching to Child Helpline Counsellors. The Lead Therapist also works closely with the Executive Director to develop programs, create materials for therapy, and prepare data for review and decision making. The Lead Child Therapist in addition to her existing role will be responsible for the following
Responsibilities:
• Lead therapist will also conduct individual therapy with clients.
• Provide hands on training for new CHL Counsellors
• Monitor, support, and coach Assistant therapist assigned to her in ensuring all treatment plans are being run effectively and as intended
• Act as a liaison between the parents,/Caregiver/Client and the Case Management Team to ensure consistency and clear communication
• Meet regularly with the Case Management Team to discuss caseload and client progress
• Provide hands training for parent and non-offending caregiver.
• Provide Counselling services for Parents or Guardians when necessary.
• Prepare reports on client’s progress.
• Monitor Client’s case files.
• Schedule dates for counselling session.
• Organize and facilitate periodic training sessions for CHL Counselors on Counselling skills, effective response and intervention.
• Collaborate with the CYF team to initiate and implement interventions that will contribute to improved services rendered by the organization.
• Keep the overreaching aim of the organization by ensuring the organization maintains its strategic vision.
• Liaise with other services providers, when required to help make necessary intervention and referrals.
• Carry out other duties required by the management of the organisation.

Requirement:
• Candidates must possess a B.Sc. in Psychology, Guidance or any closely related field.
• M.Sc. in Psychology or Guidance Counselling will be an added advantage.
• At least 3 years’ experience working with children

Remuneration: N150,000

 

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Job category Health Care - Mental
Industry / Industries Medical / Health
Region Nigeria
Keywords LEAD CHILD THERAPIST

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