Closing Date: Friday 27th October

Permanent Role

Hours: Various out of school hours, weekends and holiday periods Between 7am and 9pm

Hourly Rate: £7.50-£8.12 per hour plus holiday pay

Role Description:

Are you looking for a job that is full of activity, is sometimes challenging, and always satisfying?

Then being a KIDS Specialist Childcare Worker may be just what you are looking for! KIDS the national charity and leading service provider for disabled children is looking for Specialist Childcare Workers within Wakefield.

The service supports children with special educational needs and disability to provide them with childcare, short breaks, access to holiday clubs and playschemes to meet the individual needs of disabled children/young people and their families.

As a Specialist Childcare Worker with KIDS you can help disabled children and young people access and enjoy activities whilst giving their families a much-needed break from their caring role or allow their parents to continue working.

If you do have experience of working with disabled children or young people – great! However, it is more important that you are friendly, caring, willing to learn and enjoying being with children and young people. KIDS will provide you with training, and you will be fully supported throughout your employment.

You will need stamina, enthusiasm, a positive outlook and a commitment to providing a high quality service to disabled children. Working hours can be flexible and variable but likely to be mainly after school, weekends and school holidays working across Wakefield district.

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. This service is dual registered with regulators Care Quality Commission and Ofsted.

Job descriptions, person specification and job applications are available on line on If you apply and you have the skills and experience we are looking for you will be invited to an interview.

Job Description

Person Specification

To Apply:

Application Pack

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For further information on this post please email [email protected] or call 01924 379015