Casual Senior Playworker

Chelmsford, Essex
Grade 4 - Currently £10.04 per hour
14 Feb 2019
14 Mar 2019
Contract Type

The Community Sport & Wellbeing Team at Chelmsford City Council is looking for enthusiastic,self-motivated and experienced person to act as the senior for the team with the running of the Play in the Park sports &play schemes during the Summer Holidays 2019. 

You should have experience of working with children of pre-school or primary school age. This could be in a childcare/nursery or school setting, as a coach, or youth worker. Ideally you will be comfortable delivering games and sports activities, and arts and crafts. For Senior Play Worker applicants,experience of leading a team is desirable.

Staff are required on week days (excluding bank holidays) during the Summer school holidays, including one essential training day during this periods:

Summer holidays run from Friday 26 July to Friday 30 August 2019,excluding bank holidays.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure undertaken by the Disclosure &Barring Service and appointment is subject to this being successful.

Interviews for these roles will be held on Wednesday 17 April & Thursday 18 April 2019.

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please call Vicki Russell, Assistant Community& Sport Wellbeing Officer on 01245 606684.

Chelmsford City Council is committed to safeguarding vulnerable groups and expects all employees to share this commitment, and have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practices across our services. The Council's Safer Recruitment process contains pre-employment vetting which includes safeguarding training, obtaining references and ensuring compliance with the Disclosure and Barring Service process.