Now recruiting – Play Assistant / Deputy Play Leader

We have the following vacancy available (role depends on qualifications)

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 15.15 – 18.00

Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday – 07.30 to 08.45

Term-time only.

Play Assistant (unqualified): £7.77 per hour (under 21) / £9.50 per hour (21 and over)
Deputy Play Leader (qualified): £9.90 per hour

As a Play Assistant / Deputy Play Leader you will be an important part of a small and friendly staff team who provide high-quality, safe and stimulating wraparound care for children attending MOSC.

Applicants must have experience of working with 4 – 11 year olds, supporting play or more structured activities.

To apply for the Deputy Play Leader role, you hold a relevant Level 2 qualification and experience of leading play or education-based sessions with children.

If you don’t hold a valid 12 hour paediatric first aid qualification, you must be prepared to undertake the course that we will arrange for you at the start of your employment.

View the job description here.

If you would like to apply for either of these roles, please download and complete the application form below and email it to

For further information about the role, or to arrange an informal conversation with a member of the team, please email us at

MOSC reserves the right to close this job when sufficient applications have been received.

All posts are covered by the Childcare Act 2006 and are subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure for a regulated activity and reference checks. We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all employees.