|Club or setting:||KidzPalace After School Club|
|Location:||South Ockenden, Essex|
|Hours:||3.5 hours per day, 5 days per week. Term time only|
|Job title:||After School Club Manager|
|Salary:||£8-10 per hour|
|Closing date:||31 December 2016|
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Manager to work in our fast growing After School Club, based at Methodist Church Hall, West Road, South Ockendon. The post holder will lead and be responsible for the day to day organisation of the After School provision at KidzPalace, providing stimulating activities and a high standard of care for children between the ages of 5 - 11 years old, in a safe and secure environment.
You will provide ideas for play and support with homework where required. You must have a keen interest in understanding child development, have a sense of humour, energy and fun.
We are looking for a self-starter individual able to take initiative, and be able to work in a high pace environment. We are seeking candidates with a genuine desire and who can use their initiative to provide children with fun. Whilst undertaking the role, you will be working with a team of colleagues providing care to our children in an enabling and stimulating environment.
You will be expected to have a ‘can do’ attitude, and be prepared to do whatever it takes to ensure the smooth running of the setting. Ideally qualified to Level 3 in either Childcare or Play work, you must also have experience with children in an Ofsted registered environment such as Afterschool or Nursery settings. You must be able to demonstrate an ability to relate to children and their needs, and understand the supportive nature of the role. A team player, pragmatic and flexible in your approach. Communicating effectively with parents is also a key part of the role.