Casual Playworkers (London) - Children's Charity

Are you a University Student looking for a great job that fits around your studies?

Or a Teaching Assistant or similar profession with extra hours to spare currently? Or maybe you just want to work with disabled children supporting them to play and have fun.

Casual Playworkers
Location: London - Hackney, Islington, Chelsea and/or Wandsworth
Salary: Up to £9.78 per hour + 12.07% holiday pay dependent upon your experience
Hours per week: Flexible and can work around your availability - this could be Monday - Friday after school, early Evenings or/and Weekends and school holidays?

The organisation is especially interested to hear from you if you are available to work over this summer holiday.

The role:

The charity is looking for Sessional Play workers at their Adventure Playgrounds. If you are looking for some casual and rewarding hourly work, this is an exciting opportunity.

You will have previous experience of working with children (paid or unpaid), preferably disabled children, is desirable. Training (e-learning) will be provided and you will also have the ongoing support of a local supervisor.

You will need stamina, enthusiasm, a positive outlook and a commitment to providing a high quality service to disabled children. Working hours can be flexible and variable but likely to be mainly at weekends, school holidays or late pm on schooldays.

The Organisation:

Our client is a national charity, founded over 47 years ago, providing a wide range of support services to disabled children, young people and their families. They support children with any disability from birth to 25 years of age. They offer support to the whole family with the aim of giving disabled children a brighter future.

Our client cannot change a diagnosis and they cannot cure but they can, and they do, make a very real difference to the lives of families with a disabled child through high quality, practical and tailored services delivered by dedicated professional staff.

The charity provides over 120 different services and works with 80 local authorities throughout England. Last year they supported over 11,000 children.

The organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore they expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.

All roles will be subject to a DBS check and two references.


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