Job Vacancy

Casual Play Leader

Calling all superheroes! Our YMCA Childcare team in Nottinghamshire is recruiting for an enthusiastic part-time Play Leader who can banish breakfast boredom and make after school clubs awesome!

Working as part of a team, you will use your experience of working with 4 – 11 year olds to prepare and deliver after school activities. You will have a good rapport with both parents and children and acting on managerial guidance and your own expertise you will deliver exceptional play activities.

You’ll be part of our inspiring team who will guide children 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 (or is working towards) a L2 qualification, with a paediatric first aid qualification to help us win the battle against week days.

The posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check (for which we will pay) and registration with the DBS Update Service. Please note we are unable to accept CVs unless accompanied by a standard application form.

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Job Details

Casual Play Leader

Location: YMCA Childcare sites in Nottinghamshire
Department: YMCA Childcare
Responsible to: Senior Play Leader – Melbourne Park Childcare
Hours: Part-time – 15 hours per week (Term-Time only)
Salary: £8.91 per hour
Closing date: Ongoing