Playworker

George Watson’s College Wraparound Care Services

Starting at £9.77p/h 

Due to our continued expansion, we are looking for Playworkers to join our busy team. The right candidate will have the necessary skills to deliver high quality play opportunities based on a clear understanding of Government initiatives, guidelines and child development theory. 

Candidates should be qualified/working towards a SVQ Level 3/HNC level qualification and have experience of working with children. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check and be able to register with the Scottish Social Services Council or GTCS. 

  • Term time hours 2.30pm to 6.00pm Monday to Friday and a minimum of 30 hours per week during school holidays
  • 35 days’ annual leave 
  • Support with training 
  • Discounted school fees 

  APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please send a letter of application of not more than 800 words giving us more information about you and why you would like the role, addressed to Mrs Jennifer Alcock, Care Manager. The letter, completed application form and diversity monitoring form should be emailed to Mrs Jane Robinson, Head of Human Resources (vacancies@gwc.org.uk)

Job Description (PDF)

Application Form (DOCX)

Diversity Monitoring Form (DOCX)