Play Work Practitioners

The SmartList
9.20 GBP Hourly
24 Nov 2016
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Play Work Practitioners

SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP7.30-GBP9.20 Dependent on experience / qualifications

WORKING HOURS:29 hours per week (hours during holidays will vary)

THE COMPANY:Our client founded in 2002 provide out of school care for children aged 4-12 . Offering both Breakfast club and after school club they are passionate and proud to offer all children fun and activities in a safe environment. They are continuing to grow and are now looking for Play Work practitioners to join their committed team.

THE ROLE:As a Play work Practitioner you will be based in Tranent assisting with out of school hours activities. You will actively take part in activities with the children ranging from the ages of 4- 12 from 3 separate primary schools within the Tranent area. The activities vary from outdoor play to arts and crafts and many other activities always child led

29 hours per week term time only , hours during holiday hours will vary.

There could be a possibility to negotiate working hours to suit (afternoons, mornings only etc) this would be discussed at interview.

This is the perfect role for somebody who enjoys working with children. You will spend each day with children assisting them in having FUN!!


Breakfast session 7.15am - 9.00am

Afternoon session - 2.30pm - 6.00pm Monday to Thursday

Afternoon Session - 11.45 - 6.00pm Fridays

You may be required to work during school holidays

*Hours can be negotiated to suit for the right candidate

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the role of Play worker Practitioner will have experience within a similar role and will be qualified in Play Work/Childcare,NC/HNC and SVQ or similar would be highly desirable.

Above all you will have a passion for working with children and delivering a high standard of service to both children and parents.

Key experience essential for the Play work Practitioner role:
  • Experience within a similar role
  • Qualifications within childcare
  • Happy to undergo a PVG check
  • Live within a commutable distance of Tranent
  • Registration with the Scottish Social Services Council required (if not already registered)

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.