WASPS Deputy Play Manger

WASPS Deputy Play Manager

Contract type: Permanent

Location of role: Haddenham Community Infant School

Contracted Hours: Term time contract. Breakfast club (8am – 9am) and After School Club (3pm – 6pm), Monday – Friday. In addition to your contracted hours you will be required to cover the Play Manager during any absence in the school holidays, these hours and any other additional hours will be claimed as overtime. The hours for holidays club are 8am – 6pm (1 hour unpaid lunch), (Monday – Friday).

Start date: January 2021

Salary: Bucks Pay Range 2 (£10.09 – £11.34 per hour, depending on experience)

WASPS is a wraparound care provider based at Haddenham Community Infant School for school age children between from Reception to Year 6. This club provides a quality play provision for children from Haddenham Community Infant School and our wider community in a secure, caring and happy environment.  The many choices of activities will be closely linked to the ages and needs of the children and there will be opportunities for relaxation as well as play.

The role: Working under the guidance of the Head teacher, you will be leading play workers to enable them to supervise groups of children and run activities such as arts and crafts and sports.  The children attending the club are of primary school age (4-11).

  • To facilitate creative play opportunities allowing for safe risks and challenges for all children.
  • To maintain children’s safety at all times during attendance and inform the Play Leaders/other play workers of any likely causes of danger.
  • To actively work as part of a team and support other team members to fulfil their roles.
  • To work within appropriate administrative systems for the setting ensuring legal and regulatory requirements are met.

Person specification: Experience of working with children is essential as is a relevant qualification in childcare. Other training such as first aid and safeguarding is desirable although training will be provided.

Please email Tasha Alleyne at wasps@haddenhaminfant.bucks.sch.uk for an application pack.

Haddenham Community Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.