Special Needs Activity Assistant - London

Woodford Green, London
£17 per hour
22 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018

Active Stars Special Needs Assistant - Various Vision venues across the Borough

Salary: £17 per hour  

Type: Temporary 

Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure (Vision) is a registered charity that manages a wide range of facilities and services on behalf of the London Borough of Redbridge including: Leisure Facilities, Sport & Health, Libraries, Redbridge Museum, Parks and Open Spaces, Arts, Events and Halls Lettings.

The Sport & Health Team are looking for an experienced physical activity Assistant with experience of working with children with special needs. We are looking for creativity, energy, and passion for developing a healthy lifestyle through physical activity from an early age.

We need you to have a positive impact on the number of overweight and obese children and their families at Hatton Special School within Redbridge.  This will be achieved through providing them with knowledge, support and opportunities to create life long health habits as well as increasing their physical activity levels.

You will be responsible for assisting the delivery of Active Stars (weight management programme) for children aged 5 – 11 years and their families. Active Stars is delivered over 6 weeks. Sessions will be held once a week at Hatton Special School, on a Monday afternoon from 4.30-5.30pm.

3 hours per week each week, from late April 2018 (excluding school holidays). Please note that there may be some additional hours available for preparation work before the start of the programme if required.

Closing Date:  Monday 19th November 2018