Part Time Play Leader

Totterdown Children’s Community Workshop Based at: The Church of the Holy Nativity, Wells Road, Bristol, BS4 2AG Registered Charity No: 278840

Totterdown Children’s Community Workshop (TCCW) is a charitable organisation that has been providing after school care and holiday club facilities for 4-11 year olds in Totterdown for over 30 years. We are funded by parent/carer fees and we are overseen by a committed Management Committee made up of volunteer parents. Ofsted rate us: OUTSTANDING!

We are looking for a committed and passionate individual to take charge of our small and friendly team, creating fun and exciting play experience for children.

Salary: £12-£14ph

Dates for Annual Leave will be negotiable, at least 4 clear weeks per year. We are keen to support all staff in training and their own professional development

Abilities and Aptitudes:

  • The ability to manage a setting, your own workload and that of a small team. Enthusiasm for supporting and supervising staff, and communicating effectively with families.
  • Aptitude for organisation and evaluation of a wide range of play opportunities
  • The ability to use reflective practice to develop yourself, the staff and the setting.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Level 3 or above qualification in play, childcare or similar
  • At least two years’ relevant experience working with 4-11 year olds
  • Experience of providing play opportunities in a play, education or equivalent setting
  • A demonstrable understanding of safeguarding, Ofsted requirements, EYFS and relevant frameworks (e.g. The Bristol Standard)

Seeking: 20 hours p/w during term time and 20 hours p/w during school holidays
After School Club currently runs Monday to Thursday 2:30 – 6:30pm
Holiday Club currently runs Monday or Tuesday to Thursday 8am – 6:30pm

Email: for further details
Start date: ASAP

TCCW is committed to safeguarding and all positions are subject to
successful DBS checks and suitable references being received.