East Midlands Education Trust

Play Worker

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Larkfields Infant School


Scale 1, Points 1 - 3: £2,323.25 - £2,393.45 pro rata

Hours per Week



Fixed Term

Closing Date



5.5 hours per week, Term time only 

Scale 1, Points 1 - 3: £2,323.25 - £2,393.45 pro rata

Fixed Term until 31st Aug 2022


The Governors of Larkfields Infant School wish to appoint a Play Worker for our expanding wrap around care provision to start as soon as possible.

This is an exciting opportunity to help shape high quality wrap around care for the families of our community.

We would love to hear from you if you are looking to further develop your career in a caring school, joining our friendly and hard-working team. As an academy, the school is a member of the East Midlands Academy Trust. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

The following qualities are required:

• A patient and caring approach

• Ability to work within a team

• Good communication skills

A job description and person specification with further information about the role can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

Visits to the school are actively encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact office@larkfieldsinfant.org

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

The closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 19th May 2022.