Playworker Vacancy

17.5 hrs per week, £7.85 per hour, permanent contract, 52 weeks - starting JULY 2018

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.

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.

Ideally you will have worked previously with children in a play based setting and are looking for your next challenge. 

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. You can join our contributory pension scheme and you will receive paid holiday of 5.6 weeks a year pro rata.

To apply for this position please email Elaine Lees, Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to request an application form and full job description. Or you can download them from the links below.

Closing date for applications is 31 July 2018  with interviews shortly after.

Please note this position is subject to enhanced DBS and reference checks.

More information about Kidszone can be found here on our website  and our Facebook page KidszoneWithington

Kidszone Application Form Playworker

Playworker Job Description