Playwork Assistant, Chester

Club or setting:GS2 Club Ltd
Hours:Up to 3.5 hours per day, 1-3 days per week
Job title:Playwork Assistant
Salary:£8.50 per hour
Closing date:15 November 2019


Fabulous opportunity to join a well established Out of School Club,(13 years)  based on the site of a lovely village school with excellent facilities. We are an owner managed business and a close knit team, where the enjoyment of staff at the Club is given an equal ranking to the enjoyment of our children. We are proud to say we are extremely popular with the parents at our school and have a waiting list for most sessions, accomodating half of the 200 children attending the school. The children enjoy coming to us and we like to employ people who enjoy coming to work, so a love of children and a sense of fun are more important than experience.
Duties will include:

  • Facilitating play and enhancing play opportunities for 4-11 year olds.
  • Assisting with setting uo the room and the outside play area.
  • Preparation of a simple snack
  • Observing the childrens play and identifying learning opportunities without disrupting the natural flow of play.
  • Supervision of children to ensure their safety.
  • Basic administration.

Hours of work are:
Monday am 7.45-9.00, and Monday pm 3.00-5.30pm
Tuesday am 7.45-9.00
Wednesday am 7.45-9.00

You MUST be able to work the Monday pm, but we can be flexible on the other hours so please dont be put off if you only want to work 1 am and 1 pm!  If you are looking for more hours, then we may also be able to give you 4-5.30pm on a Wednesday and Thursday evening.  So long as you can work Monday evening, we can normally re jig other hours!

Perks include: free child places, pension scheme, 5 weeks paid holidays, free parking, staff nights out, paid training time.


Date posted: 16 October 2019