Art Therapist Part-Time Two Weekdays
KVC Niles ARTTH02983 Posted: October 2, 2019
· Rate: $21 USD per hour
Do you have a passion for helping others? Are you a problem solver and a team player? If so, we’re looking for smart, caring individuals like you to join our team!
KVC Niles is a nonprofit organization with a 135-year legacy of providing compassionate care. Our two programs are Niles Prep, a K-12 therapeutic educational environment (also called day treatment), and our psychiatric residential treatment facility (PRTF). Niles provides a modern, safe, secure and child-friendly environment. Recreation features include an indoor gymnasium, teaching kitchen, outdoor therapeutic garden, and sports activity spaces.
Niles is a residential psychiatric treatment facility seeking a Part-Time Art Therapist to implement trauma-informed and therapeutic activities within the creative process of art making to enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the children and youth receiving residential services.
Base pay starts at $21 per hour.
Education: A Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Art Therapy, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Social Work or Psychology with supervised post-graduate art therapy experience.
Licensure/Certification: Art Therapist – Registered (ATR) or Board-Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC) required. Valid driver’s license and auto insurance.
Experience: Supervised post-graduate art therapy experience. Requires intermediate computer skills in typing/keyboarding, Microsoft Word and Excel programs as well as Outlook email.
Preferred Experience/Skills: Six months to one-year experience. Preference given to experience providing art therapy to youth receiving mental health services.
About KVC: Each year, KVC enriches and enhances the lives of over 63,000 children, teens and families. KVC Health Systems employs over 1,600 nationwide staff who provide compassionate, innovative and effective care to children, adults and families.
See more career opportunities, learn about our benefits, and discover what it’s like to work at KVC at www.kvc.org/careers/
Kansas Art Therapy Association