Sessional play and inclusion worker job description

Job title: Sessional play and inclusion officer

Reports to: Activities for All team leader, Leeds

Team: Delivery

Location: Leeds and areas around Leeds

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Direct reports: None

Budget/Resource responsibility: None

Person Specification

Overall purpose of the role

The role will provide one-to-one support, enabling disabled children to access universal activities of their choice and whenever possible in their local community. The short-term support offered encourages universal settings to become fully inclusive to all children and offers support to individual children to become integrated into those settings and become more independent.

Main duties

  • This role is a flexible role and is not full time; it can fit around studies or another job. Working hours are usually between 1 and 2 hours per session plus time to complete the appropriate paperwork.
  • Working with Scope’s Activities for All service to offer information and support to universal settings in order for them to become inclusive to all children
  • Where appropriate offer individual one to one support to disabled children to access activities of their choice
  • Act as a link person between the child’s family the setting
  • Act as a link person between the setting and Activities for All
  • Ensure all appropriate paperwork is completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ensure that all support is delivered in line with Scope’s policies and procedures and in particular Safeguarding policies and procedures are adhered to.

Mandatory for all staff

  • To work seamlessly across department or team boundaries in a collaborative and constructive manner to implement Scope's strategic direction.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to customer service excellence and deliver against the requirements of Scope’s quality framework.
  • To work within Scope’s policies and procedures at all times.
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