‘Play is the mechanism in which children experience the world around them and where they explore the physical, intellectual, spiritual, social and emotional processes that carry them through life.’

Play England

Somerset Play Forum has a successful track record of providing high quality leadership and direction in promoting play and supporting the play practitioner workforce in Somerset. The forum offers information, advice and support alongside best-practice training and professional development, including opportunities to network and share skills.

To continue this important work and build a sustainable future for play in Somerset, the play forum management committee is seeking an exceptional organisation or individual who will be able to help deliver high quality provision across Somerset so that ‘play’ remains central to children’s lives.


If you are an individual or organisation with a track record of promoting and delivering play-based training please apply on line here:


Deadline for applications: 5pm on 1st December 2018