Job Title: Play Worker

Annual Salary: £12,739- £15,146 per annum (£11.51 per hour unqualified, £13.69 per hour qualified)

Reporting To: The Play Centre Manager or Deputy/SENCo Manager.

Responsible For: Volunteers, interns and placement workers.

Location: Fairfield Playcentre, Mary Terrace, Camden NW1 7LR

Annual Leave: 28 days per annum (including public holidays) pro rata.

Hours: Term-time 17.5 hours per week (41 weeks per annum), 35 hours per week during school holidays (11 weeks per annum).

Job Purpose and Context:

Upon joining PACE you will help to build the reputation of our young and rapidly expanding organisation by contributing to the delivery of truly inclusive services and striving for excellence. 

Your primary responsibilities will be the delivery of high quality positive activities, promoting and supporting the wellbeing and educational opportunities of young people.

We are looking for a friendly, positive minded individual to help us provide a fun, stimulating play service to children and families.


An introduction to PACE:

PACE is a user-led, grass-roots charity founded in 2011 by a group of parents and play work professionals in Camden to establish high quality inclusive play services in the borough. We now operate a range of services for children aged 2-18 years. We enjoy strong links within the local community and employ a highly experienced, expert staff team.

For more information or an informal discussion about the post call 020 7183 5120 (Ext. 1). Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check and satisfactory references.


Closing Date: Sunday 30th May 2021

How to Apply

To apply, please send a completed application form to [email protected] or send by post to Iola McCarogher, PACE Head Office, Fairfield Play Centre, Mary Terrace, London NW1 7LR.

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