Playworker, Pinchbeck, Linconshire

Club or setting:Pinchbeck Kids Club
Location:Pnchbeck, Lincolnshire
Hours:Approx 4 hours per day, 5 days per week
Job title:Playworker/Childcare worker
Salary:NMW or higher depending on qualifications
Closing date:14 February 2020


We are currently searching for a reliable enthusiastic person to join our team of Play workers who run a before, after school and holiday club for primary aged children (4-11yrs).

The candidate will need to have some experience working within a childcare setting and hold a level 2 qulaification. The role initally will be for 18 hours a week with flexibility for more hours during holdiays and to cover staff illness.

Essential experience/ skills: 

  • Experience of work/play with children of primary age.
  • Willingness to undertake training in play work skills.
  • Interest in the play and emotional needs of children aged between 4 and 11.
  • Awareness of what constitutes ‘good quality childcare’.
  • Interest in planning play, arts and crafts and sports activities for children.
  • Commitment to working within an equal opportunities framework.
  • Ability to provide warm and consistent care to all children attending the scheme.
  • Ability to understand and meet the children’s needs including those children with additional needs.
  • Understanding of health and safety issues that affect the day to day running of the childcare services.
  • Experience of working as part of a team.

If you would like to apply for this role please contact the club with a covering letter and CV to 

Date posted: 13 January 2020