Vacancies

Sparkle's principles are to ensure that children with a disability or developmental difficulty, and their families, are fully supported to participate in valued childhood experiences and have access to the same range of opportunities, activities, services and facilities as other children.


If you want to help make special children shine then we would love you to join us. Sparkle are pleased to announce the following vacancies:

 

Play Supervisor (Serennu Children's Centre, Newport)

Job Purpose: To supervise Sparkle activities and clubs, ensuring quality provisions are delivered within a safe and stimulating environment for children and young people with a disability or developmental difficulty, aged 0-17 years. To create sessions where all children and young people with a disability or developmental difficulty can experience a wide range of opportunities. 

Play Supervisor - Little Stars (Serennu Children's Centre, Newport)

Little Stars is a parent / carer stay and play toddler group. This is a fun and friendly session which offers a programme of activities to meet the needs to the young children and their parents / carers. Job Role: To supervise Sparkle activities and clubs, ensuring quality provisions are delivered within a safe and stimulating environment for children and young people with a disability or developmental difficulty, aged 0-17 years. To create sessions where all children and young people with a disability or developmental difficulty can experience a wide range of opportunities. 
 

Play Worker (Serennu)

 

Job Purpose: Assist in day-to-day organisation of leisure services within the Serennu Children's Centre catchment area, ensuring quality play activities are facilitated within a safe and stimulating environment for children and young people aged 0 to 17 with a disability or developmental difficulty. 

Play Worker (Play Club, Caerphilly)

Job Purpose: Assist in day-to-day organisation of leisure services within the Caerphilly Children's Centre catchment area, ensuring quality play activities are facilitated within a safe and stimulating environment for children and young people aged 0 to 17 with a disability or developmental difficulty. 

Sparkle Session Supervisor (Caerphilly)

Job Purpose: To supervise Sparkle activities and clubs ensuring quality provisions are delivered within a safe and stimulating environmnet for children and young people with a disability or developmental difficulty aged 0-17 years.

Play Worker(Play Club, Cwmbran)

Job Purpose: Assist in day-to-day organisation of leisure services within the Nevill Hall Children's Centre catchment area, ensuring quality play activities are facilitated within a safe and stimulating environment for children and young people aged 0 to 17 with a disability or developmental difficulty. 

Caretaker (Serennu)

Job Purpose: The Post-holder will be responsible for basic maintenance and repairs of all internal areas, gardening and outdoor maintenance of the grounds; upkeep, cleaning and security of Serennu Childrens Centre together with specific responsibility for scheduled maintenance and testing of the centre's hydrotherapy pool.

 

Volunteering Vacancies

Sparkle are always looking for volunteers! Volunteering can be such rewarding and enjoyable work, with our previous volunteers praising our friendly work place environment. If you would like to volunteer, there are a wide range of opportunities available to you in: marketing, administration, fundraising and more

If you want to help make special children shine then we would love you to join us. Sparkle are pleased to announce the following volunteering vacancies:

 

 

 

 

Swim Volunteer (Serennu)The role of the swim volunteer is to offer assistance to children/young people with disabilities and/or developmental difficulties from within the swimming pool, under the supervision of a swimming teacher. Sparkle will provide STA Aquatic Helper training to all volunteers and following the completion of a six-month volunteering programme, successful candidates will be appointed as aquatic helpers (a paid role within Sparkle). 

 

Swim Volunteer (Crownbridge)The role of the swim volunteer is to offer assistance to children/young people with disabilities and/or developmental difficulties from within the swimming pool, under the supervision of a swimming teacher. Sparkle will provide STA Aquatic Helper training to all volunteers and following the completion of a six-month volunteering programme, successful candidates will be appointed as aquatic helpers (a paid role within Sparkle). 

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

Marketing VolunteerTo support the Sparkle Marketing team with a range of duties. Helping to raise vital funds for Sparkle by using your local knowledge to engage further support for our cause.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fundraising VolunteerTo support the Sparkle Fundraising team with a range of fundraising duties. Helping to raise vital funds for Sparkle by using your local knowledge to engage further support for our cause.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sports & Activities Volunteer: The role of the sports & activities volunteer is to support or assist with sport & activity sessions for children & young people with a disability and/or developmental difficulty providing them with the opportunity to take part in activities, meet new people and develop skills.

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sparkle Leisure Volunteer (Caerphilly): The role of the sports & activities volunteer is to support children/young people with disabilities and/or developmental difficulties to be more confident and engage in play, assisting them with opportunities to participate in activities and develop new skills.

 
 

 

What our volunteers say...

"I enjoy it, I meet new people here and it is nice seeing the children come in and then back again later, as you can see their progress." If you would like to volunteer, there are a wide range of opportunities available to you in marketing, administration, fundraising and much more.