Relief Playworker - Out of School Clubs

Aberdeenshire Council

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Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.

You will be required to assist in the provision of a high quality out of school care service in line with Care Inspectorate Regulations and guidelines.

Experience of working with children in a supervisory capacity and the ability to relate to children in a positive manner is essential, together with a creative and enthusiastic approach. You will have a Willingness to undertake further relevant training. SVQ Level II qualification in Playwork (or equivalent) and experience of working as part of a team is desirable as is food hygiene and first aid certificates.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

Aberdeenshire Council currently applies a Living Wage Supplement to all Council employees earning less than £8.33 per hour.

This post has a minimum requirement of 2 references, one of which must be your current or most recent employer

Hours: Working 24.75 hours per week, term time shifts are as follows:
Monday 07:30 - 09:00 and 13:45 - 18:00
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 07:30 - 09:00 and 15:00 - 18:00
Friday 07:30 - 9:00 and 14:00 - 18:00.
During holidays and in-service days you will working block shifts (approx. 5h a day), Monday to Friday. 

Hours: As and when required

Location: Please note this post will be based in Banchory. You will be working in either the Banchory Community Learning Centre of Hill of Banchory Family Centre.

Informal Enquiries to: Natalia Tomaszek -

Applications must be made online at

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