Play Workers are required to support and empower young people with disabilities and/or SEN to engage in a range of activities of their choice at the Youth Groups/Young Person’s Engagement Groups. Play Workers are expected to help to plan activities on a weekly basis, ensuring that the young people are involved in the decision making process.
Play Workers are responsible for the safety of the young people at all times in the Youth Groups/Young Person’s Engagement Groups settings, and on outings, and in the mini bus if applicable.
Play Workers are to provide appropriate and sensitive physical and personal care.
It is important that Playworkers are creative, enthusiastic and have a good sense of humour.
Play Workers are to report to the Play and Leisure Senior Practitioner/Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator.
Due to the nature and responsibility of this post applicants under the age of 18 will not be considered.