Paid Positions at Fair Play Barnet
Our support playworkers underpin the one-to-one support provided to disabled children and young people. We recruit, vet and train new support playworkers four times a year. In particular, we always need more workers over the summer to support children and young people at holiday playschemes.
Support playworkers are partnered with a disabled child/young person on a one-to-one basis, and placed in a local club that caters for children of all abilities. The role of the support playworker is to enable the disabled child/young person to access & join in the activities on offer.
We offer an extensive training programme for all staff to enable them to undertake this role as well as supervision and support from an appointed line manager.WE ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR SUPPORT PLAYWORKERS. Please contact the office for more information on closing dates for applications and interview dates.
Our Youth Support Workers help us with our partnership with Barnet Youth Support Services and other organisations in the borough providing youthwork and activities to young people.
FPB Youth Support Workers work in youth centres and holiday activity schemes to support groups of disabled young people to join in the programmes. They work closely with the FPB Youth Coordinator, Young Adults Coordinator and the youthworkers at the centres to help identify young people in need of support and improve access to the activities.
We require a small team of Youth Support Workers for term time evening and weekend work and during school holidays.
We are currently recruiting Youth Support Workers to deliver casework to hard to reach young people, supporting them to engage with our activities.
We require applicants to have a sound knowledge of youthwork and ideally a youthwork qualification or equivalent(or working towards). These roles may be particularly suited to youth and community work students.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification in your application to demonstrate how you meet the requirements of the post. Applicants will be shortlisted according to how they meet the criteria.
To view a PDF file you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download it for free from here if you do not already have it.Download the Support Playworker Job Description here
Download the Youth Support Worker Job Description Here