Playworkers support children and young people in creating spaces in which they can play. Playworkers can work in a range of settings including:
- out of school clubs - breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday playschemes
- mobile playschemes
- adventure playgrounds.
Playwork is a skilled profession that enriches and enhances children’s play. If you would like to consider playwork as a career you can find more information on training and qualifications on the Skills Active website. The Play England website has comprehensive resources, guidance, events and news.