1/2 day - 1 day a week
Creche Support Worker (x5)
WHM are looking for a team of creche support workers to support our experienced play-worker in our creche for babies and pre-school children whilst parents attend one of our groups.
The role will include setting up and cleaning down the creche area, preparing and delivering small group/individual activities as directed by the play-worker, and preparing and providing refreshments.
Role Title Creche Support Worker
Hours A minimum commitment of 2-3 hours per week
(Group sessions may take place at other locations depending on project)
Reports to Group Project Lead
This role will require a DBS check
Main purpose of the role
To support Playworker with the facilitation of creche facility for babies and pre-school children whilst parents attend one of our groups.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Setting up the room
Supporting women and their children into the room and making them feel welcome.
Creating and promoting a warm, nurturing environment through play and positive interactions
Supporting and enhancing the children’s self-chosen play
Getting to know the children and their interests and needs
Supporting playworker with group activities.
Supporting worker in keeping the environment safe and clean.
Writing ‘snapshot’ observations of the children (this is optional and additional support will be offered)
Helping with planning for the children’s interests and needs (this is optional and additional support will be offered)
Abide by and implement all WHM’s policies and procedures
Articulate and promote WHM’s philosophy and value base through the organisation, it’s work and projects with external partners and on social media.
To be accountable to WHM members and Board of Trustees.