Job posting: Art Therapist
One full time position and one part time position at our Orangeville location
If you are looking for a wonderful engaging place to work, where staff are valued highly and empowered to reach their truest potential here is an exciting opportunity! Art as Therapy is a private practice based in Orangeville and Milton Ontario.
Our mission: Art as Therapy is committed to advancing the welfare of its clients, as well as maintaining objectivity, integrity, and confidentiality. We strive to uphold the highest standards of professional competence and service.
Our vision: For every individual to recognize their inner power and potential. To be free of all limitations either self-imposed, diagnosed or societal and feel fearless in facing and overcoming life challenges, circumstances and difficult emotions. The psychotherapists at Art as Therapy are committed in helping their clients imagine new possibilities for change and implement different ways of engaging in their world.
Art as Therapy is currently looking for two Art Therapists for our Orangeville location. This is a great opportunity to work in a small but dynamic and growing private practice,
providing primarily individual therapy to children, adolescents and their families with some group art therapy work. There are opportunities to work with adults also. There are two long-term contracts available one part time and one full time. Ideal for experienced art therapists as well as art therapists new in the field looking to start their career and work alongside experienced art therapists without all the overhead costs of running a private office. Art as Therapy provides a supportive environment with a full time admin staff person as well as full practice management system. Supervision by an approved supervisor will be provided if required for registration purposes.
Art Therapy diploma or degree
Membership with OATA, CATA or other professional Art Therapy Association an asset
Experience working with children, adolescents and families
Experience working with adults an asset
Registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists or working towards Registration
Familiar with trauma informed practice, attachment, relational psychotherapy and or experience working with children on the Autism spectrum an asset
Strong commitment to professional development and self reflective practice
Experience in planning and facilitating individual and group art therapy sessions
Innovative and creative thinker who shows initiative and curiosity for new ways of working
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to manage challenging situations
Strong ability to work both independently as well as part of a team
Can work flexible hours, evenings and if required weekends
Please send a resume and letter of interest via email or fax by June 20th 2018 to:
Art as Therapy
F.A.O Hiring Manager
15 Elizabeth Street M18
Orangeville L9W 3X3
Fax: 416 907 3665