We want to give them more chances to play outside their homes



We campaign to prevent the loss of playable space


We promote quality and choice in play provision


Play is a fun way to be active

We work to increase opportunities for children to play

EXP H Heath

Casual play assistants

Hours:  As and when required but particularly term time afternoons (14.15–17.15), Saturdays (9.30–16.30) and school holidays (times vary).

Salary: £11.83/hr paid in arrears

Closing date: 12 noon, Wednesday 13 March 2019.

To apply: please visit www.cityoflondon/



We are looking for play assistants to staff our friendly and welcoming play centres on Hampstead Heath. 

We run an Adventure Playground and Clubhouse for children aged 5 – 16 and a One O’clock Club for children under-5 and their carers. Activities include free and natural play, sports and art and crafts. The primary responsibility will be the delivery of high quality play activities which promote participation, inclusion and wellbeing. You'll support children to follow their own ideas and interests for play as well as leading a variety of interesting and fun play activities.

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children and young people, experience of working in a team, and an understanding of a child-centred approach to activities.

Please note that this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check for working with children and satisfactory references.

For more information of an informal discussion about the post please contact Ephraim Kenna-Braithwaite on 0207 482 2116 or

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference OS451. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

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