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Playworkers, Winchester

Club or setting:The Ark Breakfast and After School Club
Hours:Average 4 hours per day, 5 days per week, term time ony
Job title:Playworkers
Salary:£9.09 per hour
Closing date:2 August 2018


The Ark Breakfast and After School Club is looking for playworkers to join the team from September 2018. The position involves assisting with the day to day operation of the club and the care of children. We require enthusiastic, self motivated people who can to use their initiative, and have confidence supervising children. A Level 2 or 3 childcare/playwork qualification is desirable. Play workers should be confident in their interactions with children, have a positive approach in their communications and participate fully in the care session. Mostly you need to have fun!  
The role is flexible and you may work all morning and after school or just a few shifts a week on a half termly rota.


  • An NVQ level 2 or 3 in Playwork (or equivalent)
  • A current first aid certificate


  • Experience of working with 4 to 11 year olds
  • Ability to provide and facilitate safe, creative play
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to use judgement and common sense


Details of hours of work: Monday to Thursdays 3pm- 6.15pm and Friday 3pm to 6.15pm and/ or 7.15am-9.15am Monday to Friday 

Contact: enquiries@thearakafterschoolclub.co.uk

Date posted: 2 July 2018