Play Workers recruitment agency listing
Playworkers work with young children to provide them with a safe and exciting space in which to have fun, socialise and develop new skills.
Most Playworker vacancies require candidates to have experience of working with young children and possess qualifications with a practical element. It may be possible for prospective Playworkers to secure an apprenticeship. Once in employment, Playworkers receive training on-the-job. They may be expected to work towards a recognised qualification, such as an NVQ in Playwork.
Playworker Employers and Salary Information
Playworkers must be able to build trusting relationships with the children in their care. They should fully understand the needs of children and have an awareness of health and safety issues. Good team work skills and a reasonable level of physical fitness are also essential.
Employers of Playworkers include local authorities, play centres, hospitals and charitable organisations. Vacancies for Playworker jobs are advertised in the press, by individual educational institutions, in specialist publications and through recruitment agencies. While there are some full-time jobs available, most are part-time. All Playworkers are expected to agree to undergo a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check.
Salaries for Playworkers start at around £14,000 a year for a full-time staff member with no experience. Trained and experienced Playworkers can earn between up to £22,000 a year, with Senior Managers earning considerably more.
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Janus Childcare Recruitment
Janus Recruitment specialises in the Childcare industry offering staffing solutions for all roles within the sector including: Nannies, Maternity Nurses and Music Therapists. The areas we mainly work within are London, the South East, East Anglia and the Midlands where we present all of our clients with a list of professional candidates with excellent Childcare skills. We have a plethora of accreditations, most notably from REC and OFSTED.
Working with children requires a warm and caring nature, attributes that our candidates have been assessed for. Recruiting staff in this sector can be challenging, but here at Brightwork, our solutions are able to place the right Nannies, Respite Carers and Nursery Nurses into opportunities across the Central Belt. Many of our consultants have direct experience of this sector and offer a wealth of knowledge to deliver a quality service.
Team Support Midlands Ltd
Based within Birmingham and covering the Midlands and surrounding areas. Team Support recruit for both temporary and permanent positions. We cover manufacturing, warehousing and logistics (we do not supply drivers), skilled and technical, office, and healthcare.
Bamboo Childcare have over 25 years experience recruiting permanent staff to childcare establishments nationwide. We source staff from Nursery Nurse up to Director level in nurseries and early years settings. As a company we are committed to supporting the needs of your business and offer two levels of service to meet your budget. We are so confident in our services we offer a 12 week free replacement service well above industry average.
Flexible Solutionz Limited
Established in 2002, Flexible Solutionz are so confident we can deliver you the right candidate, we offer a 100% money back guarantee, protecting your investment from day one.
Le Breton Recruitment -Childcare Specialists
Le Breton are a recruitment agency that specialises in providing agency staff in the Childcare sector. We will provide you with the very best temporary, contract and permanent agency staff to suit your requirements. We pride ourselves on the quality of the staff that we provide and have vigorous vetting and recruitment procedures in place to make sure we retain the high standards we insist on.
4Social Work supply all levels of social workers (from NQSW to Head of Service) and support workers in the child care industry to local authorities, NHS trusts and private organisations. We ensure all candidates are fully compliant (including HCPC registered and DBS certified) and recruit for a range of child care teams such as Children with Disabilities, Children & Families, Children in Care, Children Leaving Care and Children Looked After.
Service Care - Health & Social Care Division
Service Care Solutions supply social work, residential / domiciliary care, healthcare and substance misuse staff into temporary and permanent vacancies across the UK. We have specialist consultants in all areas. We have a large pool of available workers at very competitive rates.
Capita Education Resourcing
Specialist education recruitment agency with offices nationwide.
Vetro Recruitment - Health, Social Care & Education recruiter
We are a specialist Health, Social Care and Education recruitment agency with over 25 years experience. We support Care & Education professionals in Wales and the South of England to fulfil their career goals. We work with Private Care companies, Local Authorities, NHS trusts & Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools to grow their workforce and cover staff shortages with our range of tailored, flexible, temporary and permanent recruitment packages.