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After School Club Assistant

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Scale 3 Point 5 (Actual Salary: £7,868)
Parkside Primary School, 21 Wellington Avenue, Chingford, London,
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
15 hours per week. 3.00 – 6.00pm every day (Term Time Only).
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
01/10/2019 at 09:00 AM
Vacancy Description


Parkside has a well established After School Club that runs from 3.20 to 6.00 p.m. We currently have up to 50 children per evening

We are looking to appoint an experienced After School Club playworker to work alongside the playleader to continue to provide a first class service for our pupils.

The successful applicant will have experience of working in a team, supervising the children interacting with parents, providing appropirate activities , encouraging co-operation and assisting with the provision of healthy snacks.  The ideal applicant will be enthusiastic and have the ability to work with children with a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds.

You will assist the After School club leader in supervising children, providing appropriate activities, encouraging co-operation, securing their safety, monitoring their well being and ensuring good behaviour.

The working hours will be Monday from 3.00 – 6.00p.m.term time only

The candidates must be willing to undertake any other training that may be necessary for the post.

Application packs are available from the school website or by email from

Parkside Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.

The successful candidate will undergo reference checks with previous employers and will be subject to a DBS check

Closing Date:-  Tuesday 1st October 2019 - 9.00 am

Interviews:        Friday 4th October 2019       

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application packs are available from the school website or by email from