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Play Worker

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    Charity & Not For Profit

  • Job type:

    Part-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £9.00 per hour

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    7 months ago

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Play Worker

Have you got what it takes to support prisoners and their families?

Pact is a highly respected independent charity, which together with its subsidiary, Pact Futures, works across England and Wales to develop and deliver a range of innovative services, providing practical and emotional support to prisoners’ children and families, to prisoners, and to ex-offenders.

Position: Play Worker
Location: HMP Spring Hill / HMP Grendon HP18 0TL
Job type: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 16 hours per month
Salary: £9.00 per hour
Benefits: Generous holiday entitlement and other benefits

Closing date for applications: 15th November, 2019

About the role:

As a Play Worker at HMP Springhill you will work alongside Her Majesty’s Prison Staff to deliver age appropriate and culturally sensitive play activities including outside activities to ensure that children feel comfortable, safe and secure while visiting their parent in prison.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrable experience of working with children of varying ages providing play activities. Providing a warm welcoming environment to ensure that children, families and prisoners are treated with respect, dignity and courtesy. You will also have a knowledge of safeguarding / child protection practice alongside a knowledge of data protection.

You may have experience of the following: Play Worker, Teacher, Coach, Play Scheme Assistant, Nursery Worker, Activities Coordinator, Teaching, Coaching, Childcare, Nursery Assistant, Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Work, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, etc.

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