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After School Club Manager, Headington, Oxford

Club or setting:Windmill After School Club
Location:Headington, Oxford
Hours:3.5 hours per day, 5 days per week, term time only
Job title:After School Club Manager
Salary:£14-£17 per hour depending on qualifications, skills and experience
Closing date:23 April 2019


Established in 2003, Windmill After School Club (WASC) offers convenient after school care to meet the needs of parents and children who attend Windmill Primary School. The Club has expanded over time and now offers provision for 90 children each day.

Due to the retirement of our current ASC Manager we are seeking to appoint an experienced childcare practitioner to effectively manage Windmill After School Club through provision of a nurturing, safe and inclusive environment; whilst maintaining high quality play opportunities for all children between 4-11 years of age. The role involves the line management of a team of playworkers and supervisory staff as well as being the lead on recruitment, training and general administration for the Club with the support of the Deputy Manager and Administrator/Treasurer.

The role reports to a voluntary parent committee who help lead the club, however the Club Manager has full responsibility for the day to day running of the Club.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a thriving after school club who value their employees and the contribution they make to the lives of the children in their care.


The successful candidate will be organised and proactive with a natural ability to communicate and interact with both children and parents. With 2 years proven management experience in a childcare setting, childcare qualifications to level 3 or equivalent and up to date knowledge of EYFS and safeguarding procedures.

WASC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and safeguarding is an essential part of this role. Successful candidates must complete an Enhanced DBS check and will be the appointed Safeguarding Lead for the Club.

How to apply

For an application form, job description and person specification or an informal chat please contact the Club Chair, Heather Stanbury Email: jobs.wasc@gmail.com

Address: WASC, Windmill Primary School, Headington, Oxford, OX3 8NG

Closing date: 23rd April 2019. Successful candidates will be invited to an interview on 1st or 2nd May.


Date posted: 3 April 2019