After School Playworker

Location: YMCA Surbiton

Company: YMCA London South West 

Hours: 2.30pm – 6.30pm term time

Salary:  £7.75 per hour – £8.25 per hour, (Depending upon Qualification)

Date Posted: 29/03/17           Closing Date: Midday on 05/04/2017

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Playworker to be part of the Children and Family Work Staff team which provides high quality childcare and play opportunities at YMCA Surbiton. The Afterschool Clubs provide a place for children to come and play, explore, build on friendships and enjoy the outdoors.  Additional hours may be available during our holiday playschemes.

We are seeking someone who has experience of working with 4-11 year olds; can provide a safe, fun environment for the children through a range of appropriate activities and play opportunities; have a clear understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage framework and take a role in activity planning and preparation. You will be required to actively contribute to the development and quality of the setting, possess effective verbal and written communication skills, and be able to communicate well with parents or carers. A Playwork Qualification is desirable.

This role is subject to safeguarding checks including a Disclosure Barring Service check in line with YMCA LSW procedures.  YMCA London South West is a Christian organisation and as an employee, you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.

How to apply:

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