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Services for Young Children

Example of a job description for a Playworker

Purpose of job: to assist in the day to day organisation of the out of school club

Main duties:

Person specification

Essential criteria:
  1. An understanding of good quality childcare

  2. A commitment to equal opportunities

  3. Ability to provide safe, creative play

  4. Ability to communicate at all levels

  5. Experience of working with four to 12 (or 14) year olds

  6. Ability to meet children’s individual needs

  7. Ability to use judgement and common sense

  8. Ability to work as part of a team

Desirable criteria:


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