JOB VACANCY: Cutteslowe Summer Playscheme – Play Leader

Role summary: Fixed term contract of 130 hours @ £14.00 per hour plus holiday pay.

Approx.6 hours per weekday from 6th – 24th August 2018, plus up to 40 hours preparation/admin.

Responsible to the Centre Manager.

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic individual to co-ordinate our very popular Summer Playscheme. We are looking for a highly-motivated person who has the essential skills, experience and commitment needed to undertake this challenging, but enjoyable task.

Cutteslowe Community Association is looking for a responsible, creative, enthusiastic and organised Play Leader to manage the scheme on a day to day basis during the first 3 weeks of August 2018. Additional hours are available for planning and preparation.

You will need excellent organisation, planning and communication skills to manage the project on a day to day basis. This will involve working closely with a small staff team, children, parents and professionals to provide a great experience for the children attending.

Candidates should hold a level 3 in play work (or equivalent) and have at least 2 years’ experience of working in a supervisory role with good all round leadership skills. The ideal candidate will have a paediatric first aid qualification.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975 and an enhanced CRB disclosure will be required. If appointed you will be expected to attend a mandatory training day in early August for which you will be paid.

Job location (usual place of work): Cutteslowe Community Centre, 31 wren Road, Oxford, OX2 7SX

Pay rate: £14.00 per hour

Pay is pro rata?:

Job title: Cutteslowe Summer Playscheme – Play Leader

Applications close on date: Tuesday 1st May 2018

Hours are: Part time

Contract is: Fixed term

Job description:

To apply, please contact: Please contact us for more information or an application form on :

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