Short Breaks Manager


Oasisplay, Stockwell SW8 2PD

Are you an exceptional, creative, and passionate individual looking to make a meaningful impact in the lives of disabled and non-disabled children? Join our fantastic charity, Oasisplay, as a Short Breaks Manager and play a pivotal role in providing fun and inclusive play opportunities for children of all abilities.

Hours: 35 hrs per week: 10am-6pm Tues – Sat during term time; Mon – Fri in school holidays
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Closing date: 11.59pm Sunday 11 February 2024
To apply: please download an application pack from our website or contact for an application pack. Please make sure you read the full job description and ensure your application shows how you meet our specifications. CVs are not accepted.

As the Short Breaks Manager, you will lead a high-quality, holistic, and seamless inclusive play service across all Oasisplay projects for disabled children and young people. Your role involves ensuring effective support, safety, and adherence to appropriate risk assessments, while promoting inclusion and disability awareness within the organisation.

We are looking for an individual with significant playwork experience, especially with disabled children and their families, and a recognised qualification in playwork, childcare, or a related field.

Responsibilities include liaising with users, parents, and local authorities regarding needs, aspirations, and wellbeing; managing referrals, assessments, and progress reporting for potential users; and handling general administration and financial control of the Short Breaks service.

For a full job description download the pdf below or visit

Oasisplay is an inclusive employer and welcomes disabled people. If you have any support or communication needs, please reach out to us. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Successful candidates will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Visit for more information.

Apply via Oasisplay website
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