Roman Road Adventure Playground,  E3

Do you want to enrich the lives of local children and their families? Have you got experience of Adventure Playgrounds and play work with children and young people aged 5 to 15 years? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Hours: full time, 36hrs/wk
Salary: £30,576 – £35,404 per annum
Closing date: EXTENDED midnight Monday 13 February 2023
To apply: click here for more information and to apply online at Clarion Housing

Application Guidance for Candidates

We’re looking for a Lead Youth Worker to join our friendly small team at our adventure playground in Bow, London.

You’ll be responsible for creating, planning and leading the delivery of high quality, inclusive play programme at the only Housing Association run adventure playground in the country. You’ll be the first point of contact for beneficiaries and families; oversee the work of the part time pay workers; uphold safeguarding, security, child safety and wellbeing policies and support both internal and external project/partnership activities.

One of your main priorities will be overseeing adventure playground staff in delivering a high quality play service that enriches the lives of local children and their families.

You’ll have experience of implementing play principles within a delivery framework with a recognised play qualification – minimum NVQ Level 3 Play work or equivalent. You’ll have good knowledge of building maintenance of adventure play structures, and overall site management.

For more details download the full job ad below, or the role profile at Clarion Futures here: Lead Youth Worker

This post is subject to an Enhanced Adult & Child plus ABL&CBL Clearance.

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this vacancy; Clarion are not able to offer visa sponsorship.  You are required to reside in the UK for the duration of your employment.

Roman Road Lead Youth Worker


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