27 Jul, 2021

After School Club Assistant

  • Plus Staff Recruitment
  • St John's Wood, London, UK
Term Time Only Play Work Qualified Practitioner Senior Practitioner After school Care / Holiday Clubs

Job Details

After School Club Assistant

St John’s Wood

Salary: £8.36 – £10.50  an hour

Contract: Term-time Permanent

Hours: 3.00pm to 6.00pm Monday to Friday

Our client are looking for a Play Worker Staff for their Adventure Play Hub located in St John’s Wood NW8.

  • Applicant must have experience working in an After School Club, Holiday Play Scheme or similar play  environment, preferably with children aged 4 – 12 years.
  • It is desirable that applicants have NVQ level 2 or level 3 in Play Work / Childcare or an equivalent qualification.
  • Unqualified minimum 6 months experience working with young children
  • Paediatric First Aid is also desirable as is a current DBS.
    Playworkers organise, plan and take part in leisure activities for children aged 5 to 12 years,
  • They also care for and supervise the children, making sure that they are safe and happy.

The main duties and responsibilities of the After School Club Leader & Holiday Play Scheme are indicated below, other duties of an appropriate nature and level will also be required

  • Lead groups of children in specific sport, game craft and learning activities. Manage behaviours and adapt the activity to meet the needs of groups or individuals. Prepares for activities.
  • Evaluate events and activities and contribute to the development of the service including making recommendations for change and development of the activities.
  •  Supervise children to ensure safe use of equipment and facility without endangering themselves or other users.
  • Check that play and learning conditions conform to the appropriate health and safety standards and are suitable for the group and activity planned.
  • Contribute to the corporate responsibility for continuously checking that the premises, gates, etc are secure, reporting defects promptly to the leader in charge.
  • In conjunction with the leader in charge, liaise with other workers to share activities and skills to ensure a range of complementary activities are available. Support and advise less experienced workers in activities.

Apply For This Job

If you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advise please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat.

please send your CV to enquiry@plusstaffrecruitment.co.uk or call us on 0208 299 1492 for more information.

This position is subjected to an Enhanced DBS certificate and Early Years reference check

Plus Staff recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer


£8.36 - £10,50 an hour


Nursery Nurse, Nursery Practitioner, Play Worker, Assistant Nursery Nurse, Out of School Club Assistant, Holiday Club Worker


£8.36 - £10.50


Nursery Practitioner, Play Worker, Assistant Nursery Nurse, Nursery Assistant, Early Years Practitioner, Out of School Club Assistant

Setting Type

Children's Centre, After-School Club / Holiday Club

Recruiter Type

Recruitment Consultancy

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