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Playworker (Orchard Project) in London / Essex

South East | London | Teaching / Instructors / Guides | Counselling and Social Services | Casual Jobs | Full Time Jobs

Playworkers support young people and adults with disabilities in the unique and pioneering ELHAP Orchard Project. Working at ELHAP is unlike any other job and will help fund your study (it is also great experience for your CV for future jobs).

Job description

Established in 1975 and opened in 1977, ELHAP is one of only eight adventure playgrounds for disabled children and young people. For over 39 years we have provided a range of services to disabled children, young people and adults from across North East London and Essex:

1) Adventure play to children and young people in holidays and weekends

2) Adventure play sessions for special schools

3) Transition support for young people moving into adult services

4) A unique and pioneering ELHAP Orchard Project for young adults with disabilities

The Playworker is a member of the ELHAP integrated staff team, one of a team helping to deliver high quality, creative, well organised but spontaneous Orchard Project. They will help deliver creative and adventurous modules including horticulture, drama, tree management, music, building trades or supported volunteering etc.

  • £8.58 per hour
  • One to five days per week (Monday to Fridays)
  • Casual, Part-time or full-time contracts
  • Short and long term roles available

The playworker role (Orchard Project) is perfect for people studying in social sciences, health and related fields.

Join the ELHAP team today - Apply Now - You will be redirected to a quick and simple online application form.

Further Information

London / Essex, South East, London
£15,616 per annum pro rata
Working Hours
9.00am to 4.20pm, Monday to Friday (one day to five days per week)
Type of Contract
Casual Jobs, Full Time Jobs
Type of Job
Teaching / Instructors / Guides, Counselling and Social Services
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required