Head of Therapeutic Services

Southmead Project
£ 35,000 pro rata
Contract Type: 
Part Time
4 days per week
Contract Details: 
Contract will be for a fixed term and continuing so long as funding is available to support the post
Details of Role: 

Purpose of role: To manage, help consolidate, build upon and maintain the quality and efficacy of all aspects of the therapeutic based services of the charity

Main responsibilities:

- Oversee and manage the work of the Southmead Project therapeutic team (paid and voluntary) including recruitment, line-management, training and development and providing regular appraisals

- Ensure all client records are accurate and up-to-date and provide monitoring reports in line with funding requirements

- Provide the charity board with regular reports

- Contribute to the development of trauma services delivered by the charity in line with current available research findings and needs of the client group

- Liaise with senior staff and the board of trustees to ensure the function of the therapeutic work is fit for purpose and works effectively to deliver client services

- Have the option to hold a small case-load of clients subject to agreement by trustees


- Contribute to the ethos, aims and objectives of the charity and the overall development of its services

- All duties should be carried out in compliance with the charity’s policies and in line with current legislation

- Staff are expected to participate in staff meetings, accredited clinical supervision, appraisals and training

- Staff may be requested to undertake other duties related to the continuing development of the charity

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 28 February, 2018 - 17:00
How to Apply: 

Please contact the charity by phone, email or in person to request an application pack.

Contact Person: 
Pete Wraith
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
Postal Address: 
165 Greystoke Avenue Southmead Bristol BS10 6AS