Job Description

We are looking to recruit a part-time Early Years Playleader for our After School Club. Our Play Leaders are responsible for creating a caring, fun, active, purposeful and safe environment for the children, enhancing and leading their play through well planned and organised activities. This role reports to our Head of Early Years.

We would welcome applicants who have experience of caring for and inspiring children, who possess an excellent knowledge and understanding of safeguarding procedures. A full and relevant NVQ Level 2 is essential, as is experience of working with 3 – 4 year old children. A full and relevant level 3 qualification is desirable.

Dulwich Prep London offers excellent facilities and resources for its staff and pupils, as well as supportive and energised colleagues, a commitment to professional development and staff well-being opportunities and small class sizes.

The hours are 2.45pm to 5.15pm, Monday to Friday, for 35 weeks each year, including all School term time weeks.

Closing Date: Sunday 18 February 2024 

Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 19 February 2024

Start date: As soon as possible

Please read the Job Description and Application & Recruitment Process Explanatory Note below. Completed application forms, along with a covering letter explaining your suitability for this role, should be sent to Tamsin Hutson, HR Manager, at