Out of School Alliance - Help and Support for Out of School Clubs

Sports coach/Playworker, Walton on Thames

Club or setting:Acorns
Location:Walton on Thames, Surrey
Hours:3.5 hours per day, 5 days per week
Job title:Sports Coach/Playworker
Salary:£8.50 per hour
Closing date:4 March 2019


We are looking for someone to plan and lead sports activites and outdoor play at our out of school club. You should have good communication skills and be able to work on your own initiative. You should be adaptable,be able to manage change and make good decisions.

 We are open term time 3pm through to 6.30pm and run 4 day holiday clubs in February and October half terms, as well as 1 week at Easter and a 2 weeks summer club.

We are based at a local primary school and take children between the ages of 4 and 11. We were last inspected by Ofsted in 2016 and were rated Outstanding. We have our own facilities with a covered outdoor play area at the school and have access to the schools MUGA and fields.

Ideally you will have or be completing, a level 2 qualification in sports, childcare or playwork as well as a first aid qualification. Successful applicants will undergo an Enhanced DBS check,  and be expected to complete a 12 hour paediatric first aid course as well as regular safeguarding training. You will be willing to undertake further training as requested.

You should be a team player, and be willing to integrate into the fantastic team we already have.

Contact: acorns@oak.surrey.sch.uk

Date posted: 5 February 2019