CONTRACT : Permanent
WORK PATTERN : 5 days per week (Monday-Friday)
HOURS PER DAY : 1¼ hours per day (12 midday to 1.15 pm)
GRADE / SCP : Grade 3 / SCP 5
HOURLY RATE : £9.94 per hour
START DATE : to commence September 2019
Gorse Ride Schools are introducing a new and exciting role to work within the lunchtime team. The role of the Sports Playworker will be to stimulate the interests of less active children and encourage pupils of all abilities to engage in sports and games during the lunch break. Within this role you will predominantly support physical activities and games on the playground but will also be involved in the preparation and clearing of the lunch area and supervision of pupils in the lunch hall.
As a Sports Playworker you will :
facilitate outdoor games and play at lunchtimes
encourage pupils to engage in sports and active play during the lunch break
promote positive behaviour and teamwork and reward pupil achievement
be sensitive to pupils’ needs
be enthusiastic and motivated
build pupil confidence and self-esteem through participation and engagement
To be considered for this role you will already have some experience of working with young people, have good communication and interpersonal skills and have a good level of fitness. Sports/coaching experience would be beneficial but not essential.
Closing Date: Thursday 11th July 2019 (midday)
Interview Date: Monday 15th July 2019
Start Date : September 2019
Please forward completed application forms to Amanda Tweed, School Business Manager
Gorse Ride Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.