Job Vacancy

L3 Senior Play Leader

Calling all superheroes! We need you to make after school awesome!

An incredible new opportunity to join the Nottinghamshire YMCA Childcare Department is open for applications now! As an experienced childcare professional, you will deliver the day to day operations of the Breakfast / After-School Club at Middleton Primary and Nursery School, and at YMCA Day Camps operating at various sites across Nottinghamshire.

The Role
Working closely with our Assistant Operations Manager as part of our Childcare Services team, you will have an excellent rapport with parents and carers, children, colleagues and school staff. You will plan and deliver exceptional play activities, inspiring your team to ensure our programme maintains high standards of play through a fun, safe and positive programme of activities.

Your reliable and caring nature will thrive in this environment and will make a huge difference to the children in your care. We are looking for someone who holds a L3 qualification in early years, play work or childcare provision, with a paediatric first aid qualification.

The post will be based at Middleton Primary School and Camp Williams, West Bridgford but must be willing to support sessions across our various sites in Nottinghamshire/Nottingham city as and when required.

How to apply
The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check (which we will pay for) and registration with the DBS Update Service. We also have casual / relief Play Worker vacancies available at our sites across the city and county.

Please note we are unable to accept CV’s unless accompanied by a standard application form.

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Job Details

L3 Senior Play Leader

Location: Middleton Primary and Nursery School
Department: Children, Families and Youth
Responsible to: Assistant Operations Manager
Hours:Term-Time: 25 hours per week (7.30am – 9am and 2.30 pm – 5.45pm)
Holidays 50 hours per week annualised over 52 weeks to 31.25 hours per week
Salary: £9.15 per hour
Closing date: 26-09-2021