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  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £11 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Akton Recruitment are working with the Local Authorities to fill a contract position for a Play Worker. This role is an ongoing contract and is to cover full time shifts at a couple of our clients day centres.

Job Role-

Looking for a hardworking and friendly playworker to work on a one to one basis with one of our disabled children during the summer holiday play scheme. Our children range from 5-17 years old and have a wide range of different needs, currently we are not planning any trips outside the centre's due to covid-19 so there will be no work required out in the community. We expect a playworker to interact and engage with their child and do different stimulating activities such as arts and crafts and water play. Helping a child to eat lunch may be required in certain circumstances. Hours will be 9.30-4.30pm per day.


  • Enhanced DBS
  • Experience within a similar role
  • able to cover shifts across different locations