Play Worker, Oxford

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Cutteslowe Primary SchoolOxford
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 4 £8.22 to £8.57 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

                                          Play Worker

             Permanent - Term Time Only and/or During School Holidays

                                      Grade 4  £8.22 to £8.57 per hour 

                                 For hours please refer to the job Description  

Are you currently a Play Worker or aspire to work with children and are looking for an exciting challenge? Are you interested in developing your skills further to work with children? Cutteslowe Primary School needs an excellent Play Worker with vision and a passion for working with children within primary education to support and develop children’s play.

This is a key role within Cutteslowe Primary School, providing Play Worker support for children from ages 3 to 11 in our childcare provision. We have a number of opportunities to work on different days both in term time and in the school holidays. Please see the job description for further details. 

Do you have a proven track record of working effectively with children? Can you motivate and support children to play? If so, we can offer the right candidate enthusiastic children and staff, newly refurbished and expanded school buildings with extensive outdoor spaces and committed PTA and Governors.

The school is part of the River Learning Trust, which currently comprises of a number of secondary and primary schools and a SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) provider. 

The River Learning Trust can offer candidates exceptional opportunities for professional and personal development. We pride ourselves on supporting staff to be highly successful, recognising that success comes in a wide variety of ways, creating a culture of continual improvement where we look to provide the best possible educational experience for all our children. We currently have a number of Teaching Assistants taking on additional qualifications, including pathways to teacher training.     

To find out more about this role, the schools and the Trust, please visit our website or go directly to 

Application forms should be posted to the school or emailed to

Closing date: 12 Noon on Monday 25th September 2017

Interview date: Thursday 28th September 2017

Job location

More about Cutteslowe Primary School
Address: Wren Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 7SX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 558 944