Welcome to the Wansdyke Play Association

Do you fancy working with children in Bath and North East Somerset as part of an awesome team of Play and Youth workers?! We have vacancies! Please share far and wide!

Job Vacancies

*** Outreach Play Worker ****

Required to work across Bath & North East Somerset in parks, open spaces, schools and other settings as required.

An exciting and important role opportunity to work with children and young people within a long established charity delivering a wide range of play activities in parks, open spaces, schools and other settings, as required, to enable play and community engagement, develop essential skills and build relationships.

- Hours: Minimum of 12 hours over 3 days per week – weekdays, after school, school holidays and occasionally weekends.

- Location: B&NES & Somerset

WPA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For a job description, person specification and an application form you can download them using the links below or contact admin@wpa-play.com, 01761 568242, The Island Room, Town Hall, The Island, Midsomer Norton, BA3 2HQ, www.wpa-play.com.

Application deadline: 12 noon, Monday 19th February 2018

JD Outreach Play Worker January 18
PS Outreach Play Worker January 18
Job Application Form Jan 2018
Equal Opportunties Monitoring – job applicants 2018


Wansdyke Play Association have a strong reputation both locally and nationally for work supporting children and the development of stronger communities through play (Sure Start Award and Children and Young People Now award).

We have been managing community play since June 1992 and have played a key role in developing innovative new projects such as Community Play Rangers.


Youth Group

P1010351
Free Youth Club for 11 – 18 year olds based in Midsomer Norton Town Hall
Thursdays, Term Time Only, 6.30 – 8.30pm

Play Service

Play Service
WPA Play sessions are free and open for all to attend in planned locations in the community.

Saturday Club

Saturday Club
Friendly support group designed for and by members, 11 – 18 years, at MSN Town Hall, 10am – 1.30pm, Term Time only. £5 or £7.50 with lunch.