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Senior Playworker, Job Opportunity, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground

Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground is a friendly, local adventure playground run by a voluntary board of trustees. We are looking for a Senior Playworker, to work with the board of trustees and to lead on fundraising and delivery of our

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Exciting Playworker Job Opportunities at Hackney Play Association

Playworkers We are recruiting for people to join our pool of playworkers, especially for holiday periods. Salary: £12.26 per hour, 24 – 36.25 hours per week. Hours include: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 3-6.30 or 8.30pm and Saturdays 11.30

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Free After School Play Schemes in Hackney

Children and young people are welcome at free, after school play schemes in Hackney. The play schemes are aimed at children and young people aged 6 – 15. Pearson Street Adventure Playground, Opening Hours: Mondays, 3.15 – 8pm (young people

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Free Holiday Play Schemes in Hackney

Free Holiday Play Schemes for children aged 6 – 15. Hackney Play Association Easter Holiday Play Schemes – all welcome! Free holiday play scheme for children and young people aged 6 – 15. All welcome. Our opening times for Easter

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Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground is looking for new trustees

Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground is a small, but friendly local charity that runs a free adventure playground for local children and young people, funded by Hackney Council. We are looking for new people to join our board of trustees. Being

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London Car Free Day, 22 September 2018

Hackney Play Association and Hackney Play Streets will be celebrating London Car Free Day on Saturday 22 September 2018.  For further information and to take part link to our dedicated web page.

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Playworker Jobs in Hackney

Hackney Play Association is looking for playworkers to help run our free, after school and youth clubs and holiday play schemes. Salary: £11.56 per hour. We are particularly looking for people to work on Saturdays and also during the school

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Safeguarding Policy and Complaints Procedures

Hackney Play Association’s Safeguarding Policy and Complaints Procedures are available here for all staff and parents. HPA Safeguarding Policy and Procedures 2018 HPA Complaints Procedure

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Play street organisers celebrate achievements with the Mayor

Residents from across the borough came together to celebrate their achievements at the first Hackney Play Streets Awards. The Mayor of Hackney Philip Glanville, Cllr Feryal Demirci and Deputy Mayor Anntoinette Bramble attended, handing out awards as well as letters of

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Pearson Street opens for fun, thrills and friendship!

More than 200 children enjoyed playing and making friends over the summer holidays at the newly relaunched Pearson Street adventure playground. Hackney Mayor Philip Glanville and Deputy Mayor Anntoinette Bramble officially opened the Haggerston-based site on 1st September, helping with den-making as they

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