4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    At the earliest possible date

  • Closing date

    6 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for


To deliver play care in a safe and caring environment during the school lunch break.

We recognise the importance of a meaningful lunchtime experience as it supports pupils’ social and physical development and therefore the governors of Nether Green Junior School are looking to appoint two enthusiastic, hardworking and effective Play Workers. The successful candidates will be highly motivated, punctual and committed to developing and enhancing the children’s lunchtime experience. We need people who will be a team players who are fully committed and enjoy working co-operatively with colleagues in a flexible way to respond to the needs of the children in order to contribute to our current successful lunchtime provision. Just as importantly we are looking for people who will fit in with the schools ethos and contribute to the schools approach to caring for pupils.


Deliver creative play activities/opportunities in a safe and caring environment.

Assist in the preparation of appropriate play activities/opportunities.

Setting out, clearing away and maintaining materials and equipment required by the children.

Administering basic first aid as appropriate.

Carry out all responsibilities and activities within an equal opportunities framework.

Attend relevant meetings as required.

Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as required.

Any other duties and responsibilities appropriate to the grade and role.

What the school offers its staff

In return our school will offer:

  • a supportive environment in which to work;
  • a hardworking, friendly and committed staff team;
  • good professional development; enthusiastic pupils with a wide range of talent and ability.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@nethergreen-jun.sheffield.sch.uk

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About Nether Green Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
366 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
0114 2302461

Arranging a visit to Nether Green Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@nethergreen-jun.sheffield.sch.uk.

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