Relief Playworker

Our Wrap Around Care (WAC) facility provides a safe, caring and fun service for children after school and during school holidays. We cater for children from Nursery up to Primary 7 offering activities ranging from arts and crafts to sports and games, as well as trips during school holidays.

We have a regular team of 16 staff and we require relief staff to cover when they are on holiday or absent due to other reasons. We operate a bank system where we contact staff when shifts are available. We are currently seeking to increase our bank of Relief Staff

For further details please see the Job Description below

Salary: £8.21 per hour

George Heriot's pays the Living Wage as set by the Living Wage Foundation. Therefore any employee receiving a basic pay rate of less than £9 per hour will receive a discretionary, non-contractual enhancement to the Living Wage.'

How to Apply:

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application accompanied by their CV and the completed application form (below) for the attention of The Principal, C/O The HR Manager to:

By Email:
By Post: George Heriot's School
Lauriston Place

Additional Information

Heriot's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and the successful candidates will be required to obtain membership of the PVG scheme.

George Heriot's Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

George Heriot's School is governed by George Heriot's Trust, Scottish Charity number SC011463

Link to Application Form (word)
Link to Job Description (PDF)


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