Art Teacher / Art Therapist


(40.608414,-74.27899)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

177 Elm AvenueANNEX BuildingANNEXRahway, NJ 07065

Heal a Child with Visual Arts, Music, Dance and Love

About

Art therapy; the psychological use of art media and the creative process, facilitated by an art therapist, to help foster self expression, create coping skills, and strengthen sense of self. Using the artistic process to help people explore different challenges and things they’re facing in their life.

  • assess the needs of the client by listening and providing guidance;
  • work creatively with various client groups in a therapeutic setting, ensuring a safe and secure environment;
  • enable clients to explore their artwork and the process they used to create it;
  • assess and understand the feelings or temperament of others;
  • constructively challenge the behaviour and attitude of your clients;
  • attend meetings and case conferences to share ideas, expertise and good practice;
  • keep up to date with administration tasks;
  • maintain art therapy space and materials;
  • receive support and discuss ideas in individual supervision;
  • explore opportunities for work where it may not currently exist;
  • present a case to other professionals on reasons for employing an art therapist;
  • keep up to date with developments in the profession by attending seminars, lectures, and workshops.


Skills

  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Life Coaching
  • Youth Services
  • Dance
  • Arts Administration

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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