Apprentice Playworker Live & Kicking Out Of School

As Apprentice Playworker you will be proactive in planning creative play activities and opportunities for our children.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £87.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    25 hours

    Total hours per week: 25.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001107471

  • Positions

    1 available

Live & Kicking Out of School Club is based within the grounds of Immanuel Church Hall in Feniscowles, Blackburn.

As Apprentice Playworker you will be proactive in planning creative play activities and opportunities for our children who are aged between 4 and 12 years.

You will participate in outdoor sports and activities.

You will work as part of a team to meet the care needs of the children.

You will help prepare and serve healthy snacks and drinks and carry out cleaning duties at the end of each day.

You will communicate personally with parents and follow Live & Kicking policies and procedures


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Flexible and able to use own initiative
  • Creative
  • Good communicator

Personal qualities

  • Genuine interest in child development
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Patient
  • Reliable
  • Responsible

Qualifications required

  • Grade D or above in GCSE Maths and English Language preferred

Future prospects

Possible progression to Level 3 Playwork

Things to consider

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 7.30am-9.00am and 2.45pm-6.15pm Term Time

About the employer

Live and Kicking runs a breakfast and out of school provision for the age range of 4-12 year olds.

Employer

Live & Kicking Out Of School

Address

740 Preston Old Road

Blackburn

BB2 5EN

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Training provider

NVQ Level 2 Playwork

Apprenticeship framework

Playwork

Training provider

BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College

Contact

Kathryn Waqar-Uddin 01254 292575 Kathryn.Waqar-Uddin@blackburn.ac.uk


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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017