Saturday Play Club 8 -16
Saturday Play Club is open 38 weeks a year to children and young people, plus 2 staff training days. The club is held at Dame Bradbury’s School in Saffron Walden.
At Saturday Play Club we aim to provide opportunities for children and young people with a range of disabilities and needs, to engage in constructive and imaginative play within a safe, caring environment.
We aim to develop each child’s:
Most importantly we strive to provide a fun, child centred environment where each child or young person’s individual needs are met.
Saturday Play Club welcomes children and young people from the age of 8 to 16 who live in Uttlesford. Families are encouraged to come and visit by prior arrangement. We open 42 Saturdays a year from 10am to 2pm. Specific dates are advised in writing at the start of each term.
We are very fortunate to have use of Dame Bradbury’s School in Saffron Walden. The facilities here are excellent; we have access to a variety of areas including a magnificent sports hall. The school also have wonderful grounds which we use – weather permitting!
Our team of Play Leaders and Play workers have a range of experience and qualifications. The core staffing is supplemented by both bank staff and volunteers. All staff hold current Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and attend regular training such as Child Protection, First Aid, Manual Handling and Epilepsy.
There is a charge of £12 for each session attended. This may be waived however if an application is made to Accuro head office.