GetActive @theGreen – Physical Activities


Job Title: Short Breaks Worker

Hourly Rate: £15.36- £17.71 per hour dependant on experience (Hourly rate includes Saturday working rate and annual leave entitlement uplift)

Hours: Sessions are typically 4.5 hours in duration but will be agreed with your line manager. Sessions run every Saturday 11am-3pm during term time (36 weeks p.a.).

Reporting To: Short Breaks Manager

Location: Fortune Green Playcentre, West Hampstead - Sessions will be delivered in Fortune Green and some Offsite trips in local community.

Training: Candidates will be given a full induction and relevant training.


Key Purpose and context:

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

Your primary responsibilities will be supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) aged 12-18 years old at Fortune Green Playcentre and in the local community, providing short breaks for the families coping with the demands of caring for their child/ young person who has additional needs.  


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.  Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service and satisfactory references.

How to apply:

Please send completed applications to [email protected] or post to Iola McCarogher, Fairfield Playcentre, Mary Terrace, London NW1 7LR.Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check and references satisfactory to PACE.

Closing Date: 12th February 2023

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