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Play Leader required.

Scale point - London Living Wage

7.5 hours per week - Term Time Only.


Dorothy Barley Junior Academy is a 4 form entry junior school located in Dagenham close to Becontree tube station on the District Line.


Our children are kind, great fun and enthusiastic- they like to learn and they like to play.

We are looking for enthusiastic, kind and creative individuals who are committed to being part of our dedicated Lunchtime Play leader Team. Candidates will be expected to engage with the pupils in the playground and join in with activities as and when required.


So if you are

  • Approachable and friendly
  • Work well as part of a team
  • have the ability to listen and understand the children's point of view



  • Enjoy the company of children
  • Can follow school policies and procedures.


Then you are the person for us.


Experience of working as a Play Leader or Midday Assistant is not essential and minor first aid will be part of this role.


Closing Date: Friday 25th January 2019

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 28th January 2018


A downloadable application form and the job description are available here or from the school office.