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Playwork Manager, Blackheath

Club or setting:Superkids Club Ltd
Location:Blackheath, London SE3
Hours:8 hours per day, 5 days per week
Job title:Playwork Manager
Salary:£25,000 - £30,000
Closing date:19 October 2018


Our busy Breakfast, After School and Holiday Club is looking for an Out of School Manager who is enthusiastic and experienced in creating a fun and imaginative play environment for children. The manager will lead a dedicated team of Playworkers, so inspirational leadership and great communication is essential, as well as being approachable and well organised.

This is a permanent, full-time post from Breakfast Club at 7.45am through to After School club finishing at 6pm. The Manager will also run our very successful holiday playschemes during school holidays where we deliver a fantastic programme of fun and exciting activities and trips.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be committed and enthusiastic with a passion for childcare
  • Engage with children between the ages of 3-11 years old
  • Ensure the children are cared for in a happy, safe, stimulating environment
  • Plan, set up and lead a variety of engaging activities including sports and art and crafts
  • Be reliable and punctual and work as part of a team
  • Maintain excellent relationships with parents and the school
  • Ensure the highly effective operation of the club as set out in our policies and procedures

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Ideally you will have the following qualifications, training and experience:
  • Qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a childcare related subject
  • Ideally hold a Paediatric First Aid/Food Hygiene Certificate (training available)
  • Have 2 years’ experience of managing a childcare setting
  • Good working knowledge of the EYFS

You can have:

  • An excellent salary and benefits, depending on qualifications and experience
  • Encouragement and support for training and personal development
  • A pivotal role in a great team that makes a difference to children and families 

Hours and Salary

  • Full time 40 hours per week
  • £24k - £30k per annum depending on qualifications and experience

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people we serve. This post is subject to necessary safeguarding checks including an Enhanced Barred List DBS Disclosure.

If you would like more information, please contact us: admin@superkidsclub.co.uk or 07732305454

We look forward to receiving your application!

Date posted: 31 August 2018