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

Playworker, London WC1

Club or setting:Coram's Fields Out of School Club
Location:London WC1
Hours:17.5 hours p/w term-time; 35 hours p/w holiday periods. 5 days per week.
Job title:Playworker
Salary:£17,108 pro rata
Closing date:17 April 2017


Coram’s Fields Out of School Club (OSC) is looking for an exceptional individual to become part of its dedicated team to help deliver its hugely successful after school club and holiday scheme programmes for young people aged 4-12 years.

You will be dedicated to changing the lives of young people for the better, have a strong understanding of the multiple needs of the age group in question and will complement this with an ability to nurture development through a truly inclusive, creative and positive approach to engagement.

The role itself will be incredibly varied, providing opportunities to experience all aspects of the programmes’ work from initial planning to implementation and reviewing of the services that we offer.

You will be required to work with young people from across the age and ability spectrum and will need to have the skills to adapt quickly and effectively in this fast paced environment.

Coram’s Fields has been a flagship provider of services for young people for 80 years and our OSC is just one in a host of services delivered from our seven acre site in the heart of Central London.

If you believe that you have the passion, ability and commitment to positively impact on the lives of the young people that we serve, we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete the application form, ensuring that you address the criteria outlined within the JD and PS.All applications should be returned to Sophie Silman (Office Administrator) by 9am Monday 17th April 2017.

Applications are accepted by e-mail or in hard copy and should be submitted in the following way;

By e-mail to: recruitment@coramsfields.org.uk

By post to; Sophie Silman - Office Administrator
Coram’s Fields
93 Guilford Street
London WC1N 1DN

Alternatively, if you have any questions about the role, please feel free to contact Kate Humphrey (OSC Manager) for an informal discussion on 020 3384 2212. More information on our services can be found at www.coramsfields.org

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within seven days of the closing date, if you have not heard from us within two weeks, please assume your application unsuccessful.

For application form, JD and PS please follow the link below.


Date posted: 31 March 2017