Playworker - St Christopher Primary School
Before and After School Club - to start September 2019
Hours: Monday -Friday 7:30 – 9:00am & 3.15 – 5.30pm
This post will be paid on Grade 2 (£9.18 per hour)
Post 1: Permanent (Term Time Only plus one week)
Due to the popularity of our extended provision, Governors are seeking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic Playworker to work within our before and after school club, PlayPals. You should have a real passion for working with children and hold at least an NVQ3 in Early Years childcare and a relevant English and Maths qualification. Successful candidates will be expected to work Monday – Friday during term time. There will also be an opportunity to work some sessions during school holidays, this is preferred but is not a requirement. Please see our school website to get an insight into the work we do http://st-christopher.coventry.sch.uk/playpals/
Duties may include:
• Assist in the delivery of creative and appropriate play opportunities in a safe, caring and stimulating environment by providing a programme of activities, services and facilities designed to meet individual needs, including consultation with children.
• Provide general care and welfare for the children, including physical care and attention to personal needs.
At interview, candidates will be asked for photo identification and proof of qualifications. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please visit our website at www.st-christopher.coventry.sch.uk for the job description and application form.
Closing date: 9am on Monday 2nd September.
“This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such any appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.”