Jobs at Honeypot

Current Vacancies:

The Honeypot Children’s Charity offers both respite breaks and outreach support to young carers aged 5-12, many of whom would otherwise have nowhere to turn. At our two beautiful residential sites, children are able to choose from a range of ways to spend their break: swimming in our pool, playing on our adventure playground, riding bikes, visiting pets corner or baking special treats are just some of the ways in which these children can play, have fun, and make happy memories.

Apply now for the opportunity to make a difference to children who need it, and leave them with memories to cherish for years to come.

Please Note: To apply for the below roles, you must have experience of working with children in a group environment, a childcare, education or social work qualification and knowledge of Child Protection and Safeguarding. These roles require an enhanced DBS check.


Team Leader

Hampshire | 37.5 hour contract | £26,000 – £27,500 per annum

We are looking for someone who is positive, energetic and passionate about supporting young carers, who can inspire, guide and set standards for a friendly team of residential playworkers at our beautiful site in Hampshire.

As Team Leader, you’ll take the lead on managing and delivering our respite breaks programme. The role also involves preparation and planning before respite breaks, including liaison with families, referring organisations and staff as well as the day-to-day management of the break.

We are recruiting this role on a full time permanent annualised hours contract. These hours will mainly be worked at weekends and during school holidays.

To apply, please send your CV and a short covering letter to: recruitment@honeypot.org.uk  

 

Team Leader 

Wales | 20 hour contract | £12,500 – £14,000 per annum

The Honeypot Children’s Charity is looking for a Team Leader to support young carers between the ages of 5 and 12 on overnight respite breaks and outreach sessions and on occasion, work with local schools in facilitating the delivery of THRIVE sessions on our site.

The role will be chiefly based at our respite home, Honeypot Pen y Bryn, situated in the beautiful countryside near Newtown, Mid Wales. It’ll be here you’ll provide a variety of individual and group activities for children, with full access to the facilities available. The role also involves liaising with families, carers and referring organisations.

We are recruiting this role on a 20 hours permanent annualised hours contract and many of the hours will mainly be worked on weekends and school holidays.

To apply, please send your CV and a short covering letter to: recruitment@honeypot.org.uk  

 

Play Worker

Wales | 20 hour contract | £9.52 per hour plus £51 night rate

We are looking for Residential Play Workers to support young carers between the ages of 5 and 12 on overnight respite holiday breaks and outreach sessions in Powys, Wales.

The role will be chiefly based at our respite home, Honeypot Pen y Bryn in Newtown, Powys. It’ll be here you’ll provide a variety of individual and group activities for children in safe, nurturing environments, with full access to the facilities available.

We’re looking for someone who is energetic, works well in a friendly team, and is ready to adapt to any challenge. Creativity is good, enthusiasm is a must – you’ll be organising fun activities for children and engaging with them to boost their self-confidence.

To apply, please send your CV and a short covering letter to: recruitment@honeypot.org.uk