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Playworker - Before and After School Club - St Christopher Primary School

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

What is the job role?

We are seeking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic Playworker to work within our successful before and after school club ‘PlayPals’. The successful candidate should have a real passion for working with children and hold at least an NVQ2 in childcare and a relevant English and Maths qualification. Our children are great to work with and enjoy spending time in the club.

Duties will include:

· Assisting in the delivery of creative and appropriate planned play opportunities in a safe, caring and stimulating environment.

· Providing general care and welfare for the children, including physical care and attention to personal needs.

Who are we looking for?

Whilst the role is term time only, there will also be an opportunity to work some additional sessions during our school holiday sessions.

Work pattern: 7 hours per week. 7:15am to 9:00am (Mon to Thurs)

Information about the post and an application form can be obtained from the school website at: .

You can apply for this post online by clicking on the below apply button or you can download the below application pack.  Completed applications should be sent to the school at

Closing date for applications is 9am on 30th November 2023.

Interview date: TBC

Should you require any further information about the role or would like to visit then please contact our PlayPals leader, Jodie Davies: Email:  



Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.


Following recommendations from Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) for an additional pre employment check with effect 1 Sept 22, please note, an online search may form part of this recruitment process.

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