Play Worker

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Closing date: Friday 09 September 2022
Location: Edinburgh
Hours: 20 hours per week
Salary: £11,215-£12,024 per annum
Contract: Permanent

Are you a kind, energetic, enthusiastic and creative person who would like to join our small team at Kidscene? Our Play Workers provide a high quality, safe and stimulating environment which enables the children who attend Kidscene to thrive.

We provide an after school and holiday club for children from schools in the surrounding area as well as for pupils from our own school.  The children who attend Kidscene have a mixed range of abilities including additional support needs and vision impairment.

If you have a relevant SVQ Level 2 qualification or a willingness to work towards this, preferably in Play Work, and have experience of working with children in a play environment we would love to hear from you.  To apply click on Apply Now.

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the SSSC.

The post is subject to PVG Scheme Record/Update for regulated work with vulnerable children and young adults.

If you require any of the information relating to this role in an alternative format, please email

About us

We’re one of Scotland’s oldest charities – for more than two centuries, we’ve been supporting and empowering people with sight loss to live fulfilling lives. We’re proud of all we’ve achieved in the past – but we have our sights set firmly on the future.

We’re determined that no-one should face sight loss alone. We’re committed to improving, diversifying and growing our services to make sure we can reach many more people with sight loss – when and where they need us.

For further information about this vacancy and details of how to apply, please visit the Sight Scotland website:

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