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John Ball Primary School - Play Associate
  • Employer: Lewisham Schools
  • Reference: JB2609222
  • Published: Tue 27/09/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 13/10/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £0 - £9,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: John Ball Primary School

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John Ball Primary School - Play Associate

John Ball Primary School

Southvale Road, Blackheath

London, SE3 0TP

Tel: 020 8852 1601

Play Associate Required

10 hours a week 11.30am – 1.30pm – Term time only plus INSET days

Scale 2 scale point 3 – 4  £23,004 to £23,421

Pro rata (take home pay before deductions)  £5,654 to £5,756

The Role

Are you ready for a new challenge? Do you want to be part of a happy, supportive and forward thinking school? If so, this is an incredibly exciting time to come and join our team.

We are looking for a Playground Associate who:

  • Will interact with the children through playtimes and the lunch period
  • To support children who have additional needs such as ADHD and ASD
  • Promote independence and healthy friendships through creative and imaginative play
  • Work outside in all weathers and with a range of age groups

As a member of our staff you can expect:

  • Brilliant children – enthusiastic and able, with excellent attitudes to learning
  • Strong leadership; a school that is well organised and managed
  • A fantastic staff; supportive and friendly.
  • High quality CPD supporting you to be the best
  • Excellent resources
  • Excellent cash back staff well being scheme and free school lunch

John Ball Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, Medical Clearance and satisfactory Employment References.

John Ball Primary School is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all members of the community, regardless of gender, age, marital status, disability, ethnicity, religion, belief or sexual orientation

For more information and an application pack, please go to: or email Maria Theophilou at

Closing Date:    Tuesday 11^th October 2022 at 5pm

Shortlisting:      Wednesday 12^th October 2022

Interview Date:  Friday 14^th October 2022

Start Date:         Monday 31^st October 2022