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 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. 

 

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. 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

Nevill Hall Admin VolunteerThe main role of the general admin support volunteer is to undertake basic admin and database functions. The volunteer will carry out volunteer duties alongside admin staff employed by Sparkle and will also be required to undertake specific tasks as identified below.

 

 

 

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 run a session unsupervised 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.

 
 

 

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.