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Job description:

To provide a caring, secure environment, through individual attention and group activities, and to organise appropriate range of leisure activities for children between the ages of 4- 11.

Main duties:

1. Activity Planning

2. Liaison

3. Supervision and Care of Children

4. Direct Play work

Experience and qualifications:

Experience of working with Under Eights in a day care or educational setting At least 2 years experience of working with a variety of children Relevant under eight’s qualification e.g. N.N.E.B, NVQ Level 3, CACHE Diploma Playwork qualification (or willingness to obtain).

Personal qualities:

Effective communication skills Commitment to young children and families and awareness of issues facing working parents An understanding of good quality childcare Friendly, flexible approach Good mental and physical health

Terms and conditions:

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Applicants must be prepared to disclose any convictions they may have and any orders which have been made against them.

Working hours 7.30am – 9.00am / 3.00pm  - 6.00pm + Some paperwork time/travel.


See attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Job vacancy address:  
22-26 Lonsdale Road, Thurmaston, Leicester LE4 8JF
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