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Playworker Apprenticeship Coach

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £24,000.00 - £28,000.00 Year
  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £24,000.00 - £28,000.00 Year
  • Salary: £24,000.00 - £28,000.00 Year

Website S Knights Recruitment

We are excited to introduce a role of a Playworker Apprenticeship Coach for qualified or unqualified tutor across Cambridge, Reading, Stevenage and Oxford. Our client is a leading provider of educational and training services committed to fostering the growth and development of individuals in the field of playwork. We are dedicated to nurturing talent and empowering professionals to excel in their careers.

Role Overview: As a Playworker Trainer, you’ll play a pivotal role in shaping the next generation of playwork professionals. Your primary responsibility will be to deliver high-quality training and support to apprentices enrolled in our playworker apprenticeship programme.

Key Responsibilities:
Conduct engaging playworker training sessions, workshops, and practical activities, ensuring alignment with apprenticeship standards and curriculum.
Regularly assess apprentices’ knowledge, skills, and competence, providing constructive feedback and guidance to support their learning journey.
Provide personalised support and mentoring to apprentices, addressing any learning needs or challenges they may encounter.
Collaborate with curriculum development teams to enhance and update training materials, resources, and assessments to meet industry needs.
Maintain high standards of quality assurance in training delivery and assessment processes, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
Monitor apprentices’ progress and performance, tracking milestones, and facilitating their transition into the workforce upon completion.
Foster positive relationships with apprentices, employers, and stakeholders, creating a supportive learning environment and promoting the value of playwork.
Ensure timely completion of all administrative duties.
Conduct workplace visits to complete reviews and observations, offering feedback to learners and employers to further support them through to EPA.

Qualifications and Skills:
Recognised qualification in playwork at level 2 or related field (e.g., childcare, education, youth work).
Previous experience in playwork or similar roles within the childcare or education sector.
Teaching qualification such as AET, PTLLS, DTLLS, or equivalent (desired).
Assessors award such as A1, CVA, TAQA, or equivalent (desired).
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of engaging and motivating learners from diverse backgrounds.
Excellent organisational and time-management abilities, with a proactive problem-solving approach.
Commitment to continuous professional development and staying updated on industry trends and best practices.
Experience in training delivery or teaching, with knowledge of apprenticeship delivery frameworks being advantageous.
Additional Information: If you’re keen to embark on a career in education, our client is interested in meeting unqualified tutors. They’re willing to support you through relevant training programmes to obtain teaching qualifications.

About S Knights Recruitment: S Knights Recruitment specialises in Employability and Skills recruitment, serving Colleges and Training providers across the UK.

If you’re passionate about playwork and ready to make a difference, we’d love to hear from you! Apply now and embark on an exciting journey in education and training.

Reference: AK4688
Location: Cambridge, Reading, Stevenage, Oxford
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000


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