Extended Schools Playworker


Extended Schools Playworker (#225)


Outer London NJC 1C3

Points 2 - 6 FTE £23,628 - £25,212 

Actual salary from approx £13.77 per hour


Surrey Pay Scale PS1/2 

Point 2 £21,474

Actual salary from approx £11.44 per hour 


Your rate of pay will be determined by the location you are working at.


Casual position with a possibility of contracted hours 


Extended schools (also known as wraparound care) opening hours are 

  • Breakfast Club 07:30 - 08:45 Monday to Friday

  • After School Club 15:00 - 18:30 Monday to Friday 

  • Holiday Club - 07:30 - 18:00 during school holiday periods 

Start date

As soon as possible


You may be asked to work at any of the following locations:


LEO Academy Trust are  looking for caring and enthusiastic staff who will be able to work as part of a team to create a fun, safe and inclusive environment for our wrap around care provision. We are extending our wraparound care provision, to all schools in the Trust.  You will help with running the day to day sessions which will include a range of engaging activities. There are a number of positions available - please let us know in your application which role(s) you are interested in (breakfast or after school club), the days you wish to work and the schools you are able to travel to. 


You will:

  • Need to use your initiative to work on your own, but also 

  • Enjoy working as part of a team. 

  • Contribute to the well-being and safeguarding of all the children and staff. 


External applicants should apply for these positions by completing an application form, for this post in line with the job description and person specification.  We regret that we are unable to accept CVs. 


If you already work for the Trust, please submit a statement of suitability detailing how you meet the requirements detailed in the job description and person specification to recruitment@leoacademytrust.co.uk. 


All candidates should detail in either the statement of suitability or application form how you meet the aspects of the person specification for the role. You should describe your suitability against the person specification and ensure that you cover all essential criteria (if not marked as essential, please assume all are essential), by providing evidence and examples of proven experience. 


We can offer you a range of benefits, which can be found on our website here


Informal conversations are welcomed; please contact the Trust’s HR Team via recruitment@leoacademytrust.co.uk.  


Candidates are encouraged to submit their application forms as soon as possible. We reserve the right to withdraw this advert before the closing dates on appointment of a suitable candidate.

Closing date for applications Ongoing
Shortlisting As applications are received
Interviews will be held 

To be arranged directly with the shortlisted candidate


About Us

Please find out more about our Trust here


  • LEO Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please read about our commitment to safeguarding as well as other important information in our Applicant guide