Salary £16,120 pa pro rata (17.5 hrs per week), permanent contract, 52 weeks
Kidszone Out of School Care Ltd is an Ofsted Outstanding afterschool and holiday care provision based in Withington, Manchester. We run the afterschool care for a local primary school and offer holiday care for any child aged 3-11 years.
We need a Playworker to plan and facilitate play opportunities for the children in our care. You will be someone who is willing to muck in and get their hands dirty but understands the playwork principles of letting the children lead any activity.
You must be qualified to NVQ level 3 in playwork or equivalent, you will have worked previously with children in a play based setting and are looking for your next challenge. If you also have experience of the Early Years Foundation Stage and special educational needs then we are particularly keen to hear from you.
At Kidszone you will be an important part of a friendly team, your ideas and input will be valued and you will have the opportunity to develop your skills further through a mix of on the job training and study towards further qualifications.
Hours are 2.30pm – 6pm Monday to Friday during term time, and on a shift basis during holiday care as agreed with the manager, between 8am-6pm. There is the potential to increase hours during holiday care periods.
Closing date for applications is 26 July with interviews week commencing 31 July.
Please note this position is subject to enhanced DBS and reference checks.