Playworker

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Job title: Playworker x2

Organisation: Saplings Out of School Care

Location: Evenlode Primary School, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan

Hours: Before school session 7:30am to 9:00am (7.5 hours a week), after school session 3:00pm to 6:00pm  (15 hours per week). Total hours per week is 22.5 hours term time. Monday to Friday during term time with additional hours during holiday sessions (run during the school holidays)

Salary: Dependant on experience

Closing date: 27 August 2019

Interview date: 10 September 2019 

Saplings Out of School Care is looking to recruit a Level 2 AND Level 3 playworker:

Qualified in Playwork or CCLD to work in our before, after and holiday sessions, located within a primary school.

The ideal candidates should be passionate about caring for children and will have a good standard of education to GCSE coupled with a relevant qualification as stated above. Paediatric First Aid training would be an advantage.

You will be responsible for children aged 4 – 11 years so previous experience of working within a childcare environment is essential. A good understanding of the importance of play for children is also desirable with experience and an aptitude for organising fun activities. Candidates would need to be enthusiastic and committed, with a love of being outdoors and ideally in sport will help. 

You will also be expected to help meet National Minimum Standards for Regulated Childcare and Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW) regulations. Good time management skills, as well as excellent oral and communicational skills are also essential.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check along with two references.

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