Job Vacancy: Children and Young People’s Practitioner


Haven is delighted to announce that due to exciting developments, we have a vacancy within our organisation for an exceptional Children and Young People’s Practitioner

The post currently offers a starting salary of £24,982 per year (pro rata) and a minimum of 22.5hrs, with Wednesday as a compulsory working day. CYP Practitioners are expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of children and young people, this includes evening and weekend sessions where these as required. 


CYP Practitioner 

We are seeking talented individuals to join our team and particularly welcome applications from men and people from local Black Minority Ethnic communities who are underrepresented within our organisation. 

Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Development and delivery of a range of needs led, one to one, group (and other) interventions, using a trauma informed approach, that places CYP participation at the heart of the service and support
  • Working cooperatively with other agencies to improve and/or develop access to services and support 
  • Creating safe spaces for CYP to express their feelings and emotions, have fun and build positive memories

An ongoing programme of training is currently provided within the organisation, around working with children, young people and families and understanding and working with trauma. 

Closing date:      No later than 5.00pm on 12/12/2022


How to Apply


Please see documents below for further details and how to apply for the role






Completed applications forms should be emailed to [email protected]


Closing date:  Monday 12th December


Interview date:  Tuesday 20th December.