Playworkers Development Course

Reference Number 266

Playworkers Development Course

 Jobsplus Permit No: 230/2018

The Foundation for Educational Services (FES) in collaboration with the Institute for Education (IFE) is organising Professional Development sessions for Playworkers. These sessions will lead to part-time employment as Playworkers within the Klabb 3-16 and Skolasajf Centres of the FES.  

If you like working with children, have already some experience with working with children, or a parent with some time on your hands, then this may be the course for you. This course is ideal for those who do not have  formal qualification in this sector. 

Candidates will be called for an interview before starting the course to assess their suitability. Attendance for the course will be subject to the interview result. 

The course consists of:

  1. An introductory session on FES and its services
  2.  A ten-day (40 hours) Job shadowing placement in a FES Klabb 3-16 (attendees will be paid for such placement
  3. Six lectures of 2 hours each:

               Lecture 1 - Dealing with Challenging Behaviour and Disabilities

               Lecture 2 - Communication and Teamwork

               Lecture 3 -Classroom Management

               Lecture 4 - Activity Design, Implementation & Evaluation

               Lecture 5 - Diversity and Inclusion


        4.       First Aid Course

        5.       Evaluation of Lectures including Practice Placement – 2 hours each lecture.

 The sessions will be held at the premises of the Institute for Education, Martin Luther King Road, Pembroke and at the FES Head Office in Mtarfa.  An assessment will be  held on the last day. 

       Eligibility Criteria:

  1. School leaving certificate
  2. Reference letter
  3. CV
  4. A recent Police Conduct  (6 months)

       Apply now on or download the application form and send by post to PO Box 1, Rabat. Deadline for applications is 30th January 2019..

       For more information call on 22586810 or send an email on

Applications open between 03 January 2019 and 30 January 2019

Before proceeding with your application kindly confirm you have scanned copies of the following documents

  •  Curriculum Vitae
  •  Police Conduct Certificate
  •  1 Character Reference Letter
  •  School Leaving Certificate
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