After School Club Playworker

Posted a week ago by plus staff recruitment

Lewisham, Greater London
£11 - £12/hour

After School Club Playworker Assistant

Location: Forest Hill SE23

Salary: £11- £12.50 an hour

Hours: 2.45pm to 6.00pm Monday to Friday

Contract: Temp Part-time, Term-time only

We are recruiting on behalf or our client who is looking for a After School Club Playworker Assistant for their primary school in Forest Hill.

This role will be providing children between 5 and 11 years old, providing support and a safe environment for children from the school we are based in. To help children get involved in activities including sports, arts & crafts and educational, and support to children.

Play work


Support through snack times

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide a safe, stimulating, and happy environment for pupils

* To supervise pupils, including arrival and departure and visits to the toilet

* Set up playrooms and ensure that the setting is left clean and tidy at the end of each session (this does mean cleaning is involved)

* Contribute to planning and the provision of a stimulating range of age-appropriate activities and ensuring the club is well-resourced and creatively setup

* Log pupils’ time of collection and name of the collector

* Log all incidents of danger and accidents

* To ensure no pupils are left unsupervised at any time

* Ensure that the children receive adequate refreshments, and help promote healthy eating

*Supervise and assists pupils with activities throughout their session

* cover colleagues’ working hours in times of emergency/sickness

* Assist with any reasonable request from the breakfast & After School Clubs Manager

Qualifications & Experience

* Experience working with young children. Childcare qualification Level 2/3 or above in Childcare desirable but not essential.

* Personal warmth to gain the confidence of pupils, staff, and parents

* Good positive rapport with pupils.

* High standards of personal presence and presentation and attention to detail

* Ability to communicate concisely and sensitively with children and parents.

* Commitment to the personal development of pupils and to an ethos of respect of each other.

* Proven ability to develop effective professional relationships with pupils, colleagues, and parent Attitudes

* The ability to work co-operatively within a team

* Organised, energetic and able to self-direct

Apply today for more information and a confidential chat! 

Plus Staff Recruitment a specialist Early Years and Education Recruitment Company working with nurseries and education settings across Greater London and Surrey. We respect candidate confidentiality and will not share your profile to our clients or request any references without your consent.

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