Care Club Play Worker

Archdiocese of Birmingham in Partnership with
Christ the King Catholic Collegiate Multi Academy Company

St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School
a part of Christ the King Catholic Collegiate Multi Academy Company

Care Club Play Worker (12 hours per week)
Salary: £18,198 (actual salary £5077 per annum)
Start Date: As Soon As Possible

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a Play Worker to join our successful school to support our vision for high quality Extended Schools Provision in our before and after school care club.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.00am-9.00am and 3.00pm -4.30pm; however, the successful applicant would need to be flexible if hours needed to be adjusted on occasion. During school holiday periods weekly hours will be condensed to cover longer days as required.

This is an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant who will have the responsibility for:

  • Assisting the Senior Play Workers in the day to day running of the club ensuring high quality provision is in place
  • Assisting with weekly planning to ensure consistency with school links offering a wide and varied range of activities
  • Ensuring that the children are stimulated through play in a safe and friendly environment

We can offer you:

  • Full support in your role from the Schools Governing Body, senior leadership team and staff
  • A modern, well equipped school with excellent facilities and extensive school grounds
  • CPD opportunities to support you in your role
  • Well behaved children who love to play and enjoy their Care Club

It is essential that the post holder holds a relevant level 2 qualification either NNEB, NVQ in Child Care / Play Work or equivalent.

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Application forms and further details are available from the school website or by contacting HR or 01782 976176

Closing date for applications is 10am on Friday 4th December 2020 and Application Forms are returnable to