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We have some great vacancies that could be the perfect role for you.

All successful applicants will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. For more information email work@disability-challengers.org or call us on 01483 230 938.

Current vacancies



  • Office based roles

    BUSINESS ADMIN APPRENTICE (ADVANCED LEVEL APPRENTICESHIP) | GUILDFORD HQ | £630 per month | Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm – 12 months

    Challengers is on the lookout for a confident and engaging new member of the Operations Office Team! Join us now and become the new Business Administration Apprentice. As part of this exciting career development opportunity you will play an essential role; liaising with families on booking lines, ensuring new families are up to date with the exciting services we offer and keeping essential child and family records up to date. This invaluable role will allow Challengers’ operations to run smoothly and effectively from child attendance through to timesheets and payroll.

    For more information and to apply, see our page on the Find An Apprentice website.

  • Scheme based Leader and Deputy roles

    PLAY LEADER | GUILDFORD PLAYSCHEME | £11.67/hour | Sundays Only (Fixed Term)

    To apply, please read the Job Description, fill out the Challengers Application Pack and email to work@disability-challengers.org.

    DEPUTY PLAY LEADER | GUILDFORD PLAYSCHEME | £10.23/hour | Sundays Only

    To apply, please read the Job Description, fill out the Challengers Application Pack and email to work@disability-challengers.org.

    DEPUTY YOUTH LEADER | GUILDFORD YOUTHSCHEME | £10.23/hour | Saturdays and Holidays

    To apply, please read the Job Description, fill out the Challengers Application Pack and email to work@disability-challengers.org.

  • Scheme based Play and Youth Worker roles

    PRE-SCHOOL WORKER | GUILDFORD PRE-SCHOOL | Salary dependant on age – see below for further details | 28 Hours/week (Monday – Thursday)

    Challengers Pre-School in Guildford is growing and we are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Pre-School Worker to join the team! We are an inclusive pre-school, taking children from 2-5. We run at 50/50 split between our mainstream and SEN children, this makes us a very unique setting. You will be working in an extremely well facilitated play environment. The successful applicant will get experience in a wide variety of roles including keeping learning journeys up to date, ISP use and small group work.

    The salary bands are:

    U18 – £4.86 per hour (28hr 52 weeks per year salary £7,095)
    20-21 yrs – £6.71 per hour (28hr 52 weeks per year salary £9,796)
    21 yrs + – £7.50 per hour (28hr 52 weeks per year salary £10,949)

    To apply, please read the Job Description, fill out the Challengers Application Pack and email to work@disability-challengers.org.

    PLAY & YOUTH WORKERS | ACROSS ALL SCHEMES | Flexible working hours

    We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic play workers to join our exciting and busy play and youth schemes. Our schemes provide fun play, leisure and sport activities for disabled children and young people with a wide range of impairments. Your role as a play worker will be to assist in the delivery of these schemes! If you enjoy working in a busy and sociable environment then this could be the perfect job for you.

    Under 18 years old: £4.89 per hour
    18 – 20 years old: £6.71 per hour
    21 years old or over: £7.50 per hour

    We are currently recruiting for Play and Youth Workers across our all schemes to work with us.

    Please read the Job Description, complete the online application form and we will be in touch.

    Our next Recruitment Events will be held in September.

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