Playground Manager

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Job title: Playground Manager

Organisation: Cardiff Council

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 37 hours per week

Salary: £29,577 to £33,782 per year

Job reference: ECO00197

Closing date: 1 December 2021

The purpose of the role is directing the workload of the playground team and being responsible for allocating the annual playground revenue budget. It includes preparing reports and recommendations on current and future spending priorities.

The role also includes working closely with the parks-based design team to deliver cost effective and sustainable refurbishments of existing playgrounds as part of the council’s capital programme.

Ideally, applicants will need to have practical experience as a playground inspector or manager and a good understanding of the legislative and risk management environment that impacts on fixed equipment play provision. However, support will be given for the right candidate to attain the necessary level of competence in these areas.

Experience of the use of Playsafe asset management software or similar would be beneficial. Appointment subject to Disclosure & Barring Service Check.

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