The table of competencies below is an example of a profile for the post of Play Therapist which could be used for:
A basis for a job description
Designing a play therapy training programme
Setting remuneration scales
The listing of competencies in the profile is first by type of competency and secondly by importance. An experienced Practitioner is required to have:
ALL of the mandatory competencies which total 1250 points
At least 11 of the desirable competencies of which
5 must relate to techniques (110 points)4 must relate to conditions (120 points)2 must relate to settings (60 points)
5 must relate to techniques (110 points)
4 must relate to conditions (120 points)
2 must relate to settings (60 points)
Optional competencies: although none of these are required they will add value to the therapist.
Total Points Required: 1600
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