Permanent; Part-Time; Term-Time Only
(21.25 hours per week)

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Playworker to join our dedicated Wrap Around Care team.

The position will begin ASAP; please note that this will be a term time only role, however there is the opportunity for additional work during School holiday periods, including this summer.

Applicants must be registered or eligible for registration with Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and must either have or be working towards an appropriate childcare qualification.

Salary:                        Salary is dependent on qualification and experience.  (Unqualified – £9,372 per annum/ Qualified £10,435-£11,661 per annum)

Hours of Work:         Monday-Friday from 1.30pm-5.45pm

How to Apply

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application accompanied by their CV and the completed application form:

By Email:


Closing Date for Applications is Noon on Monday 08 August 2022

 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.

Please note that parking is not available on our campus

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