Permanent After School Club Playworker 

Required: 1st December 2017
Hours per week: 15 (term time only) 3.00 pm – 6.00pm
Scale 3: £7,106.42 – 7,513.63 per annum



Do you want to work in an excellent school with happy,  fun loving children and a dedicated team of supportive staff?

Do you have the skills to support children’s learning and  their physical & emotional well-being?



We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join our successful team. You will need to be:
  • Caring and approachable, yet firm and fair, 
  • Committed to working with children and to providing equality of opportunity, 
  • Able to demonstrate good English, numeracy and IT skills, 
  • Well organised with high expectations, 
  • Able to carry out educational activities and work programmes whilst promoting independent learning, 
  • Able to work as part of a team ensuring the high standards of care for all of our children, 
  • Able to work flexibly to meet the needs of our children. 
The position involves supervising children and providing after school care during term time. You will be required to support the work of the After School Club Manager in developing and delivering a stimulating, child-centred play and activity programme.

You will need to be well-motivated and able to communicate effectively with children, staff and parents and committed to positively supporting children. Knowledge of first aid is an advantage.
Visits to the school are welcome. Please download an application pack below or contact Marie Barber, Business Manager on 0208 883 3412 for further information. 

Tetherdown School is committed to safeguarding children. All appointments will be subject to satisfactory background checks, including two references and an enhanced DBS check. 


Closing date: 12 noon Friday 17th November 2017 

Interviews: PM - Thursday 23rd November 2017 

Successful candidates for interview will be notified by telephone.


Application Pack for ASC Playworker
Pupil and Parent Link



Required: 1st January 2018 - fixed term until 31st August 2018
(in the first instance)
Hours: 36 hours per week - 8.30am – 4.30pm (term time only)
Scale 6: £23,834.27 - £25,310.11 (per annum pro rata: 40 weeks
per academic year)

“What is a Pupil & Parent Link?” we hear you ask!
It is a unique role for a unique school. We value our children’s happiness at Tetherdown and are looking to appointment a friendly, approachable and supportive individual to forge lasting relationships between children, parents and staff.
This is a busy school office! Have you got packs of patience, endless enthusiasm, crazy amounts of creative ideas? Can you work under pressure and maintain a smile?

For this new role we feel you must have:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to offer a professional, friendly welcome to all visitors
  • A warm and welcoming phone manner, with an efficient approach to dealing with requests or issues
  • The ability to provide specific support within the administrative team to ensure the smooth running of our busy school office
  • Excellent organisational skills, including the ability to prioritise under pressure
  • Excellent IT skills, familiarity with Microsoft Office, data entry and email programs
Organisation and teamwork are important elements in this post. You will need to be flexible and have the necessary skills to respond efficiently and effectively to changing and sometimes unexpected work demands. We will train you and prepare you for this position.
Tetherdown Primary School is committed to safeguarding children. All appointments will be subject to satisfactory background checks, including two references and an enhanced DBS check.
Visits to the school are welcome. Please download an application pack below or contact Marie Barber, Business Manager on 0208 883 3412 for further information.

Closing date: Tuesday 5th December 2017 12 noon

Interviews: Thursday 14th December 2017 AM

Application Pack: Pupil and Parent Link