Job Vacancies

– Sessional Gardener

– Playworkers


Play Torbay is seeking senior playworkers, playworkers (to work at any of our Adventure Playgrounds or Play Ranger venues in Torquay, Paignton and Brixham) and a sessional Gardener (to work specifically at Queen Elizabeth Drive, Paignton (QED) concrete garden)

The Senior Playworkers and Playworkers sought will be qualified staff who are available to cover for current staff and also for additional work in holiday periods. Your hours and location of work will also depend on your own availability.

There will also be a number of volunteering and training opportunities available.

For more information, a job description and an application form please email, call 01803 850157 or download below:


Please click on the links below to download and complete the Application Form

for ANY of the positions:

 Application Form

Gardener vacancy:

1. Sessional Gardener Job Description

2. Sessional Gardener Person Specification

Playworkers vacancies:

3. Playworker Job Description

4. Playworker Person Specification

5. Senior Playworker Job description

6. Senior Playworker Person Specification

Hours per week: varying, depending on post (please see job descriptions)

Salary: depending on experience and qualifications ranges from £7.50 – £10.00 per hour

Employment status: part-time

Location: Parks and play spaces throughout Torbay

Required from: April 2017

Closing date: 5pm 22nd March 2017

Interviews: 31st March 2017

at Play Torbay offices: Unit 1, The Barn, Brixham Enterprise Estate, Brixham TQ5 9DF

For further information about Play Torbay, please call 01803 850157 or see:

*  Annual Report  (PDF 700KB)

*  3 Bay Ventures Evaluation report  (PDF 1.5MB)

*  Parks and Play Spaces Consultation  (PDF 5.2MB)