Jobs at Islington Play Association

After school childcare

Jobs at Islington Play Association

Paradise Park Children's Centre

Jobs at Islington Play Association


IPA believes that Play is what children do when they are allowed freedom to explore their world 

Working at IPA is challenging but fulfilling. We have high expectations of our staff and we support them to be the best that they can be. We like you to continue your personal development and will try to help you to go on to further study and gain new experiences as part of your work with us. Staff need to be flexible and adaptable as no two days are ever the same when you are working with children.

If you think children’s play and learning is as important as we do then we want you to work with us or become one of our trustees!


Sessional Playworker (on going)

Post: Playworker (Sessional) 

Hours: As and when 

Salary: £11.83 per hour, including holiday pay 

Located: Various venues and adventure playgrounds 

throughout Islington 

Responsible To: Playground Coordinator 



As a member of IPA’s pool of sessional workers, you will be offered a range of job opportunities in the borough of Islington. The position is sessional and you will be recorded on our pool list and will be contacted when work is available. This work will primarily be available during the school holidays. We continually recruit for sessional workers and would love to have you onboard! 

We do regular recruitment for sessional workers and will contact you when we are recruiting.

To apply follow the link for the job description and the application form. 

58% of Islington’s population live in social housing – 68% of these children attend adventure playgrounds