Out of School Alliance - Help and Support for Out of School Clubs

Play Leader, Solihull

Club or setting:Fun Fest Holiday Club
Hours:8.5 hours per day, 5 days per week
Job title:Play Leader
Salary:Depends on experience and qualifications
Closing date:8 February 2019


Would you like to earn during the school holidays whilst working in a fun and exciting environment?

The Job:

  • To provide a caring, secure environment, through individual attention and group activities, and to organise an appropriate range of leisure activities for children from the age of 3 years
  • To provide safe, creative and appropriate play opportunities including preparing activities, organisation programmes and arranging equipment
  • To supervise Play Workers and support other team members in delivering activities
  • To be aware of and act in accordance with current legislation, good practice, club policies and procedures
  • To promote the high standards of the club at all times to parents, staff and visitors
  • To report back to the management team as required with information relating to staff, children, activities, quality of the provision and anything else deemed necessary
  • This role is available for Mondays - Fridays of school holidays, excluding bank holidays, between 8.00am – 6.00pm per day. Flexible working hours may be available

We are looking for:
Someone who loves to see children of all ages enjoying different activities and having fun. You’ll be friendly and approachable, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will be able to work closely with the management team to ensure that the club organisation and administration is of the highest quality.

  • NVQ Level 2/3 qualification or above in Childcare
  • Experience working with children in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of Safeguarding
  • Experience of working in an Early Years setting (desirable)
  • Paediatric First Aid training (desirable)

We are committed to safeguarding; all staff will be required to have a DBS check and references before starting.

Specific Fun Fest Holiday Club training will be provided to successful candidates.

Job Type: Part-time

Contact: solihulloffice@funfestholidayclub.co.uk

Date posted: 6 January 2019