Themba Interactive is a NGO that focuses on providing informative and experiential interventions to school going, out of school youth, university students and offenders.
Themba Interactive has two departments; the Theatre Company (actor educators) and the Facilitator/Trainer department.
Themba Interactive seeks to appoint a HPCSA registered Drama Therapist to work alongside a dynamic team of Facilitators within a prison based context for a period of five months full-time. This position is based in Johannesburg.
- Work within a multidisciplinary team;
- Engage in rigorous self-reflection and self-supervision;
- Engage in group supervision on site at Themba Interactive in addition to external clinical supervision;
- Engage in administrative tasks relevant to the project such as attending meetings, project planning and report writing.
The candidate must display the following as per the HPCSA Drama Therapy Scope of Practice
- Master’s in drama therapy and complete monitoring and evaluation forms after processes;
- Master’s degree in drama therapy from an accredited institution;
- Proof of HPCSA registration;
- In-depth knowledge of the working methods of Drama Therapy in particular those which may be applied to the prison context;
- In- depth knowledge of the clinical framework of Drama Therapy practice;
- Knowledge of Applied Drama and Theatre practice and where the intersection of Applied Drama and Theatre and Drama Therapy may work to the benefit of a project/process;
- Minimum of one year clinical and community based work experience;
- HIV/AIDS, Diversity and human rights knowledge;
- Good communication and co-ordination skills;
- Good listener who is flexible and is willing to facilitate processes without being judgemental;
- Self-reflexive attitude.
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Enquiries: Bhekilizwe Bernard Ndlovu, Tel: 011 339 7222.
For more about Themba Interactive, refer to www.themba.org.za.
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