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Playworker (Reigate, Surrey)

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing person to join our Breakfast and After School Club team at Sandcross School in Reigate, Surrey, to help deliver a variety of play opportunities and activities to children aged 4 – 11 years.

Do you have good communication skills, enjoy joining in with children’s play as and when directed by the child, like to encourage and facilitate outdoor play, and support children with their individual needs? Then we want to hear from you!

The role also involved maintaining standards of health and safety, safeguarding children, and preparing breakfast and healthy snacks.

The candidate should show commitment to training and further career development.

Expected start date: 21/09/2020

Part-time hours: 15 to 22.5 per week in term time

Job Types: Contract, Permanent, Part-time

Salary: £8.75 – £9.20 per hour

For more information, please contact us at careers@oscahs.co.uk or call Elaine Beach on 07803 182819

Acting Manager for Maternity Cover (Reigate, Surrey)

We are looking for someone to work closely with our host school and team of Playworkers to manage our wraparound childcare service covering maternity leave. Although this is currently a temporary job for the coming academic year, it could lead to a permanent offer of employment within the company.

The Acting Playwork Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day running of the setting. and will have experience in leadership and Management to ensure the needs of the business are met in all areas. This might include external career development as well as internal inductions. You will build strong partnerships from day one with host school, showing strong leadership skills and the ability to work closely with host schools to provide a ‘bespoke’ wraparound childcare service, in line with our policies and procedures, ensuring all relevant legal requirements are being met in accordance of the Welfare Requirements (includes safeguarding children), as well as supporting a team of Playworkers.

The candidate must hold an NVQ Level 3 in Playwork or Childcare.

Part-time hours: 25.5 per week in term time

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Contract

Salary: £22,500.00 per year (pro-rata)

For more information, please contact us at careers@oscahs.co.uk or call Elaine Beach on 07803 182819

OSCAHS is committed to equality of opportunity, supporting and valuing diversity. We have a formal Equal Opportunities Policy, which is available upon request.
We are committed to safeguarding the children and young people in our care. Working within our organisation is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, which is satisfactory to OSCAHS. We will require full sight of the DBS certificate, and if appropriate, we will also check your status online via the DBS Update Service.