Playwork Assistant - Employability Fund - 11367
21 January 2019
12 week work placement. Successful applicants will secure a job
and progress to a Modern Apprenticeship. The programme is
expected to start mid August.
Employability Fund Training Allowance of £55 per week plus
travel expenses may be available.
A reputable After School Club with venues across Edinburgh.
You will provide a fun and safe environment for children. You
will work as part of a dedicated team to provide first class
support and supervision to children in Primary 1 - 7. This involves
indoor and outdoor working as well as outings and trips during
What might a day in this job look like?
This is a fast moving and varied environment. Duties will
- offering a warm welcome to all children and visitors
- assisting your team in the planning, set up and delivery of
- observing and participating in activities inspired by the
- preparing snacks for children.
What will I learn?
You will learn how to be an effective member of the team working
in an After School Club environment. You will work towards
the Pre Employability Certificate of Work Readiness (SQA) during
your 12 week work placement then progress to SVQ Level 2/3 in
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
This employer is looking for someone who genuinely wants to work
with children and is enthusiastic, friendly and polite. You
must be a good communicator and enjoy practical tasks and
activities and enjoy being involved.
Please Note: Due to funding restrictions this opportunity is
only for candidates who live in Edinburgh.
We will continue to accept applications until suitable
candidates are found.