Casual Play Worker - P122518

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Casual / Seasonal / Bank / Permanently Variable hours
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/01/2019 23:59
Grade D. £17,972 - £18,672. Part Time. As and when required.
Hours per week:
As and when required
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Across the Borough
Post Number:
Closing date:
28 Jan
Further Information

The Play Service is part of Gateshead Council's Early Help Service and is responsible for the delivery of inclusive play opportunities for children and young people across Gateshead. We are currently recruiting for Casual Play Workers to join our excellent team. We are looking for highly motivated individuals to fill a variety of roles. We welcome applications from those who have experience of working with children and young people with Autism and associated complex needs. We also welcome applicants who have a D1 Category Driving Licence.

Applicants must be available to start work during this year's summer holiday period commencing Monday 22nd July 2019 for six weeks. Hours of work during holiday periods will be Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm. We also have a variety of opportunities available during term time including work within our Children's Centres and the delivery of one to one outreach provision.

Applicants must have experience of working with children and young people and planning and delivering activities.
They will have knowledge of Inclusion and experience of consulting children and young people during planning.
They will have a variety of knowledge, skills and experience which will support the service in ensuring that the children and young people of Gateshead have a fantastic time when attending our activities.

Gateshead Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If successful, you will to have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Online applications only at:

Please note
This job is closed for applications.