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Governors are looking to appoint a caring, friendly, enthusiastic individual who wants to make lunchtimes fun and enjoyable, working within the ethos of our academy team.


The Playworker will assist in the supervision of children in play to ensure a positive play experience and to support the orderly conduct, welfare and safety of pupils during academy lunch breaks. A passion for fun, creativity and delivery of excellent play for our children is an essential part of their day that you will be responsible for.  You must act as a responsible caring adult with the health, safety, and welfare of the children always in mind.


The ideal candidate will start as soon as relevant checks are complete. They will be motivated, well-organised, hard-working, have good behaviour management and communication skills with a willingness to undertake any training that is required.


Sparken Hill Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this post. 


Hours of work: 10 hours per week

Times: Monday – Friday 11.30am – 1.30pm. 2 hours per day, term time only.

Salary: Grade 1 Pt 1-2 (£5055 - £5101 per annum)


Please find below further details for the Playworker role, including application form. 


Completed applications should be returned to or posted to Sparken Hill Academy, Sparken Hill, Worksop S801AW.