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SPECIALIST WORKER POSITIONS (Four positions available)

Required for the charity Playskill with pre-school age children, working in a play based setting.  Tuesday’s term time, 12.15pm to 3.45 PM, in Watford. 

Experience of working with children with Special Needs is essential and applicants need to be fit for pre-school based work.   

DBS & references. £8.66 per hr. [including holiday pay], with pension option. 

Informal visits welcomed  Tuesday 24th April.  Start date 19 June with assessments, then 11th September onwards  for main groups.

Deadline for applications is Monday 30/4/18. Interview date Thursday  3rd May. 

Contact Tanya Jacques for an application form tanya@playskill.org. Or for more information contact Andrea Clarke Director/Paediatric Physiotherapist 07572 465504 or andrea@playskill.org

Charity No. 1122745. 

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

We are looking for an experienced Paediatric OT to join our multi-disciplinary team, for the charity Playskill, with pre-school age children, working in a play based setting. Tuesdays, term-time, 12.15pm to 3.45pm term-time, in Watford. 

Qualified paediatric experience is an essential requirement, experience in specialist seating and Bobath training is desirable. Applicants need to be fit for pre-school based work. The role also involves supporting staff and parents with training.

£20.22 per hour. [including holiday pay], with pension option.  DBS & references required.  

Informal visits welcomed 24 April 2018  Start date 19 June  2018 with assessments then 11th September 2018 onwards for main groups.

Deadline for applications is Monday 30th April 2018. Interview date Thursday 3rd May 2018. 

Contact Tanya Jacques for an application form tanya@playskill.org.  for more information contact Andrea Clarke Director/Paediatric Physiotherapist 07572 465504 or andrea@playskill.org

Charity No. 1122745. 

SPEECH and LANGUAGE THERAPIST

We are looking for an experienced Paediatric SLT to join our multi-disciplinary team, for the charity Playskill, with pre-school age children, working in a play based setting. Tuesdays, term-time, 12.15pm to 3.45pm term-time, in Watford. 

Qualified paediatric experience is an essential requirement.  You will have experience in working with children who have complex needs and a range of associated communication difficulties, as well as knowledge of AAC.  Knowledge of Makaton signing is highly desirable; experience in paediatric dysphagia would be beneficial. Applicants need to be fit for pre-school based work. The role also involves supporting staff and parents with training.

£20.22 per hour. [including holiday pay], with pension option.   DBS & references required.  

Informal visits welcomed 24th April.  Start date 19 June 2018 with assessments then 11th september for main groups.

Deadline for applications is Monday 30th April 2018. Interview date Thursday 3rd May 2018. 

Contact Tanya Jacques for an application form tanya@playskill.org or for more information contact Andrea Clarke Director/Paediatric Physiotherapist 07572 465504 or andrea@playskill.org

Charity No. 1122745. 

Group Support Volunteer

Would you enjoy supporting the Playskill team working with the children and parents, for the charity Playskill with pre-school age children, working in a play based setting?  Tuesday’s term time, 12.15pm to 3.00pm in Watford.  Travelling expenses paid at 40p per mile or public transport receipts refunded

No experience needed, applicants need to be fit for pre-school based work.   

DBS & references required.

Informal visits welcomed Tuesday 24th April.  Start date 19 June with assessments, then 11th September onwards for main groups.

Deadline for applications is Monday 30/4/18. Interview date Thursday 3rd May. 

Contact Tanya Jacques for an application form tanya@playskill.org. Or for more information contact Andrea Clarke Director/Paediatric Physiotherapist 07572 465504 or andrea@playskill.org

Charity No. 1122745

 

Trustee Vacancies

Are you looking for a fresh challenge for 2018?


If so, we are currently recruiting for TRUSTEES for Playskill

PLAYSKILL is an award winning Charity operating in Watford and Hemel
Hempstead.  Our skilled team work with children who have a wide range
of disabilities in parent/carer and child groups.  We achieve outstanding
results consistently beating the improvement targets which are agreed
for each child.
Financially sound and with good governance we are now poised for a
period of expansion.
We are looking for experienced, skilled and capable people to join our
Trustee team. We are looking for candidates who will bring new skills in
all areas but particularly HR and Employment Law, Finance and in
Fundraising and Marketing. Candidates who will enjoy and add value to
our current team of Trustees.
If the challenge of assisting children with difficulty or disability to take a
full place in Society interests you, and you feel you have something to
add to our team, then please email our Chair of Trustees, Stuart
Soloway at stuartatril@aol.com and copy in our Volunteer Co-ordinator
emma.allum@playskill.org and let us know a little about yourself.  
Please note all volunteers will be subject to an informal interview,
relevant DBS checks and references.

If you wish to speak to someone over the
phone please call 07572 465504.

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