Senior Play Practitioner

Closing date: 19th August 2016
Interview date: 26th August 2016

FTE salary: Grade 5, £20,598-£22,238
Hours of work: Full time, 36 hours per week. Permanent.
Location: Banes and South Gloucestershire

The role:

KIDS South West runs a range of successful services for disabled children aged 0 – 25 years, including a large short breaks service and monthly youth club in South Gloucestershire and a Saturday play scheme and holiday club in B&NES.

KIDS are looking to recruit a Senior Play Practitioner with a minimum of NVQ level 3 in an area relevant to the post to support the work of the existing team.

If you have the relevant qualifications, a car driver and are able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of working with disabled children/young people
  • Ability to meet the needs of individual children
  • Willingness to work a range of unsocial hours
  • Drive and enthusiasm

We would like to hear from you.

A job share would be considered with this post.  One part time post consisting of 12 hours x 30 weeks (term time) and 21 hours x 22 weeks (holidays) in Banes or 18 hours per week in South Gloucestershire.

Job description and person specification

KIDS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.

To apply:

Download and complete an application form.

Please send completed applications to Samantha Tubb by email to

For further information please contact Samantha by email or telephone 01179476111.

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