Play Worker / Sports Co-ordinator (After School)

Knowle Park After School Care
£8.30 to £9.05 /hour
Contract Type: 
Part Time
3pm - 6pm Monday to Friday, term time only
Details of Role: 

Knowle Park After School Care, based at Knowle Park Primary School in BS4, is looking for a friendly and enthusiastic play worker, ideally qualified to Level 2 or above. Must have good communication skills, be a team player and have at least two years’ experience working with children. The club is for children aged 4-11 years old.

We would be very interested in hearing from someone with a sports background, willing to concentrate on offering our sports activities to the children, able to develop a sports programme and arrange team games for ages 4-11 years old.

The candidate should also be able:

  • To develop and maintain positive relationships with children, families and other team members.
  • To maintain children’s safety and wellbeing at all times
  • To take any action required to ensure the safety and welfare of children and to report any concern immediately to the Play Leader.
  • To assist the Play Leader with ensuring that the play environment, including equipment and resources, is prepared and ready for the arrival of children.
  • To support individual children and assess their development through play.
  • To use observation and reflective practice to contribute to planning and evaluation in the setting.
  • To support and develop a play environment which is inclusive for all and recognises and encourages diversity.
  • To keep records as required, e.g. accident/ incident forms, learning diaries and observations.
  • To work within agreed policies and procedures at all times.
  • To attend relevant meetings and identified training.
  • To undertake any other duties as reasonably directed by the Play Leader, Deputy or trustees.
Closing Date: 
Friday, 15 March, 2019 - 17:00
How to Apply: 

Please request full details and an application form by emailing, including the job title as the subject line.

Contact Person: 
Julie or Olivia
Contact Email:
Postal Address: 
Knowle Park After School Care Queenshill Road Bristol BS4 2XG