Playworker - HMP Bedford
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Ormiston Families HMP Bedford
The Ormiston Families team is based in the visitor’s centre at HMP Bedford to the left of the prison on St Loyes Street. We provide support, information and a personal welcome for first-time visitors to help them access the services available to them.
We are excited to be growing and transforming our services for children, families and young people, and will be focussed on improving our quality and availability of services and so it is a great time to consider joining us. We are now recruiting to the following role based at HMP Bedford:
- Play Worker
Part time; 3 hrs on alternate Saturdays, plus 4 hrs during the week
Starting salary £15,927 pro rata per annum
This is a temporary position, initially for 1 year
We are seeking a Play Worker to work inside the prison play area, planning and providing play/care activities for children and young people visiting a family member in prison.
To be successful you must have relevant experience or hold an NVQ level 2 in childcare/play/youth work or related subject or equivalent.
For more information please see the application pack or contact 01234 373219
Closing date for all applications is 9am, on Thursday 6th June 2019
Ormiston Families is committed to safeguarding. We are an equal opportunities employer; we value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.