Employment Opportunity

Children and Young People Play and Support Workers

Various hours

Very competitive Salary

We are currently looking to appoint several qualified and experienced Play Workers and Support Workers to be part of our Children and Young People’s projects at Families First (North East), namely: SNIPS, STREET (inc Juniors) and Active Kids. Applicants should have some experience of working with children / young people with additional needs.

In addition to the projects above, we are looking to recruit staff to our Hand In Hand project which supports young adults with additional needs on a 1-to-1 or 1-to-2 basis.

Exact details of the role, can be found on the job description.

In particular, but not exclusively, we would like to hear from candidates who have a driving licence / MIDAS trained.

Applications should be submitted using this application form.  Applicants are encouraged to detail how they meet the personal specification.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 9 February 2018. Applicants who are shortlisted, will receive an email on Monday 12 February 2018 with details of the interview process. Therefore, please ensure that you include an up-to-date email address in the application.

Applications can be emailed to the Chief Executive at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You must use the subject title of ‘CYP-CYPSW-Jan2018 Application’.