We are excited to share that Activate! have new vacancies for Play Workers

 9 hours per week, plus cover for colleagues (possibility of additional hours subject to funding) Fixed Term to 31st August 2021     £8.75 per hour.  See link below to apply

The role will be responsible for supporting children, young people and their families in a range of activities run by Activate Rawmarsh, working with participants to engage them in play opportunities that meet developmental needs.  The post holder will be responsible for working in line with Ofsted requirements and internal policies and procedures, contributing to a positive programme of activities to create a fun, safe and inclusive environment which will aid a sense of independence and social development.

The post holder should have practical experience of working effectively with children and young people with disabilities and of developing positive relationships with those aged 4 – 19 years of age.  We are looking for someone who has knowledge of the care and support environment and an understanding of Child Protection and Safeguarding policies and practice.  Strong personal motivation and good organisational skills will be key for this role, as will an ability to work flexibly and enthusiastically within a team or on their own initiative.  A willingness to attend meetings and training outside normal working hours is essential, as is the ability and willingness to cover colleagues’ holidays and training etc.

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