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Casual Leisure Support Worker

Location: Across Three Rivers District
Salary: Starting salary £8.21 per hour (dependent on role & project)
Contract: Casual

Roles:
We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with experience of or have an interest in working with children, young people and adults. You will need to be flexible in your attitude and approach as you may be required to work with varying age groups and on varying leisure activities in a relaxed and informal setting.

You may be asked to work at many different Leisure service sites:
- Mill End Youth Project at William Penn Leisure Centre
- Holiday Playschemes (Easter & Summer) across schools in the Three Rivers District
- Play Rangers – open spaces & woodland areas in the Three Rivers District and at local schools
- Croxley Green Skate Park
- Active Families – operating in open spaces in the Three Rivers District
- Working across the Sport, Art and Inclusive Leisure activities

You will receive full training and induction manuals detailing specific procedures.

Please see examples of a ‘Typical day’ to give insight on what this role could entail.

Additional information:
We are committed to Safer Recruitment as this post involves contact with children, young people and adults at risk. Before a formal offer of employment can be made, successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check and two references one of which will be contacted prior to the interview. All convictions must be disclosed before interview.

Due to our recruitment policies & procedures, candidates must be 17 years and over to apply for this position.

Hours of work:
Hours could vary between 8am – 8pm, Monday – Friday, term-time and school holidays with regular / occasional evening and weekend work. This is dependent on the site / activity you will be working at.

Training:
The post holder will be required to complete the following mandatory training before starting their role:
• Staff induction
• Safeguarding
• First Aid
The candidate must ensure that they are available for the training (training dates below).

Recruitment dates:
This job is seasonal, therefore recruitment will happen at certain dates of the year. Please note of the dates below:

To work Easter 2020 – Monday 6th to Friday 17th April 2020

Application deadline:
Ongoing

Interview week:
Week commencing Monday 23rd March 2020

Interviews will consist of formal scenario based interview and a practical observation which you will need to prepare for.

Induction: Monday 30th March 2020

Training dates:
Tuesday 31st March 2020 – Basic First Aid
Wednesday 1st April 2020 – Safeguarding

Team meeting dates*:
Week commencing 30th March 2020
*You will only need to attend these dates for projects you will be working on that Easter.

Please ensure you are available to attend the above dates in order to continue your recruitment with us. Times will be confirmed closer to the date.

To work Summer 2020 – Monday 20th July to Friday 28th August 2020

Application deadline:
Ongoing

Interview week 1:
Week commencing Monday 29th June 2020

Induction:
Monday 13th July 2020

Training dates:
Monday 6th – Friday 17th July 2020

Team meeting dates*:
Week commencing 13th July 2020
*You will only need to attend these for projects you will be working on that summer.

Please ensure you are available to attend the above dates in order to continue your recruitment with us. Times will be confirmed closer to the date.

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