Work For Us
Working at Hop Skip and Jump is a varied, challenging and hugely rewarding experience. You will be part of an experienced staff team, with a passion for supporting young people with disabilities and additional needs.
“I’ve worked for forty years and I have never worked with more dedicated people than I work with now. Every day I look forward to coming in and working with our great staff and amazing children. I’ve never met a team that is so dedicated to making a difference.” – Terry.
If Hop Skip and Jump sounds like the right place for you, then take a look below for our current job opportunities. We would love to hear from you!
CENTRE SUPERVISOR – BRISTOL
Our Bristol centre is searching for a new Centre Supervisor. This is an exciting, varied role where you will be managing the centre and its team on a day-to-day basis. Minimum of Level 3 NVQ is required, with first aid and manual handling training, preferably with experience of complex needs. Please apply to Hayley Stone at email@example.com, with a CV and covering letter explaining why you would like to work at HS&J.
LEAD PLAYWORKER NEEDED – COTSWOLD
We are looking for a Lead Playworker for our Cotswold Centre. This is a highly rewarding role, with a lot of responsibility, as you will be taking a leading role in ensuring our day-to-day care is of the highest standard! We require someone with at least 1 year’s experience working with young people with complex needs, who is caring, self-motivated and able to set a great example to the rest of the team.
If you’re interested in applying, please email Hannah Slender at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the position and send through your CV.
FULL-TIME PLAYWORKERS NEEDED – COTSWOLD
Being a playworker is a great way to meet new people, make friends and enjoy a rich and rewarding experience! You’ll meet some incredible people and share things that you’ll never forget. You’ll need to be friendly and compassionate and very definitely ready to laugh and play! Come and join us at Hop Skip and Jump – it’ll be the best decision you ever make!
If you would like to be considered as a Playworker, then please contact Hannah Slender at email@example.com to discuss the position and send through your CV.
PART-TIME PLAYWORKER NEEDED – HORSHAM
If you would like to be considered as a Playworker, then please contact Sharon Buchanan at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the position and send through your CV.
We always need volunteers to help out at our centres, so please don’t be put off if you feel unable to dedicate yourself to the positions below! Any help you can offer, in whatever field it might be, from gardening to tin collection, we really are most grateful!
PLEASE NOTE – In order to volunteer at Hop, Skip & Jump, you must be at least 17 years old. DBS clearance is preferable.
VOLUNTEER PLAYWORKERS – SWINDON
If you would like to be considered as a Volunteer Playworker, then please contact Clarrissa Legg at email@example.com to discuss the position and send through your CV.
VOLUNTEER MINIBUS DRIVER – COTSWOLD & SWINDON
The Cotswold and Swindon centres are each on the lookout for a Volunteer Minibus Driver, to help us provide transport for our sessions. Ideally you will have MIDAS training, but this is not essential – as long as you are welcoming and have a smile on your face we would love to hear from you!
Please contact Hannah Slender at firstname.lastname@example.org (for Cotswold) or Clarrissa Legg at email@example.com (for Swindon) for further information and to discuss becoming a volunteer driver at Hop, Skip & Jump.