Woman in job with YMCA Childrens

26 September 2019

  • Part-time
  • Walthamstow
  • Applications have closed.

Casual/Bank Staff (7:30am-9am, 3pm-6:15pm, Term Time Only) £9.46 per hour

Be inspired and work with a collaborative and fun team!

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a collaborative, creative and supportive team environment? Do you have skills and attributes that will be a good fit for our organisation? We want to hear from you!

 

Location: Walthamstow 
Contract: Casual/Bank Staff (7:30am-9am, 3pm-6:15pm, Term Time Only)
Salary: £9.46 per hour

YMCA St Paul’s Group (SPG) emerged from the coming together of four separate Associations over an 18-month period. The group is largest YMCA in Europe and one of the largest providers of supported housing in London and beyond providing a safe place to stay for over 1,200 residents each night. As well as accommodation, education and training, the Association is focused on the transformation of communities through its 6+ Health and Wellbeing Centres, including an outdoor swimming pool and a wide range of Children, Youth and Family programmes including nurseries, after school clubs and soft play centres. Through the merger and accompanying new investment we expect the range, reach and impact of our services to grow so that we can better realise our vision.

The vision of the Association is of ‘Places where young people thrive and communities flourish’. Its mission is to be ‘an inclusive Christian Association transforming communities so that all young people can belong, contribute and thrive’.

The role

This role is based at our YMCA in Walthamstow (spread across Waltham Forest, Redbridge/Woodford, Newham/Upton Park), reporting to the Club Leader. The postholder will be expected to work as part of the Children and Family Work Department in providing a programme of afterschool activities and care for children.

Applicants should:

  • Hold, or working towards, an NVQ Level 2 in Playwork (Or equivalent)
  • Hold a current Paediatric First Aid certificate or be willing to train within 6 months starting in post
  • Have previous experience of providing care for groups of children of primary school age
  • Have previous experience of providing play activities for groups of children of primary school age
  • Creative, innovative and a commitment to customer service

To Apply

External applicants – completed application packs should be directed to our external recruitment provider Morgan Hunt at amy.newton@morganhunt.com

Internal applicants – completed application packs should be directed to HRSS@ymcaspg.org

Playworker Job Description
YMCA St Pauls Group Application Form for External Applicants

YMCA St Pauls Group Application Form for Internal Applicants
YMCA St Pauls Group Equal Opportunities Form
New Application Pack Guidance YMCA St Pauls Group

YMCA St Pauls Group Job Applicant Privacy Notice

Closing date: 9th December 2019

We are committed to reflecting the diverse community we serve and creating an inclusive workplace for all people, where everyone feels valued. We encourage applications from a diverse range of people and are committed to employment practices that are fair, responsive and inclusive. We are committed to providing adjustments and accessibility to candidates with a disability.

If you are selected for an interview you will be required to complete an application form, which will be sent out to you. The successful candidate will be expected to declare all previous offences and to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

YMCA St Paul’s Group is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.

YMCA St Paul’s Group is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values