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Holiday Club Manager, Birmingham

Club or setting:Everyday Adventures 
Location:Ackers Adventures Birmingham
Hours:8.00am - 6.00pm, 5 days per week, holiday-time only
Job title:Manager Everyday Adventures
Salary:£12 per hour
Closing date:4 April 2017


Ackers Adventure is expanding its holiday Play scheme offering. Everyday Adventures will be open every day of the school holidays from 8am - 6pm. we will take children from 8 - 16 Years and each day each participant will take part in two of our onsite adventurous activities. (climbing, Canoeing, Skiing etc)

You will need to be someone who is passionate about combining childcare with fun and adventure. You will need to have experience of running a holiday play scheme, and initially be able to use your experience to work with the manager to set up Everyday Adventures.

You will either hold or be working towards a level 3 NVQ qualification in childcare. and desirably have Good organisational skills, Relevant supervisory/management experience, First Aid qualification, Food Hygiene Qualification, Experience of administration systems, Competent in using computer systems including email and Microsoft Word.

The Main duties and responsibilities are:

  • To ensure the effective management and administration of Everyday Adventures
  • To be responsible for effective planning of all aspects of Everyday Adventures activity
  • To be responsible for risk assessments for Everyday Adventures
  • To be responsible for the appointment and scheduling of staff, in liaison with the Manager
  • To be responsible for the motivation and supervision of staff and to ensure their adequate induction, training and development to maximise potential and performance
  • Create an empowering environment for all staff, encouraging individual ownership and initiative
  • To be responsible for the day to day financial management and liaise with the finance manager
  • To be responsible for the day to day programme of everyday adventures

Please apply with your CV and a covering letter to: Steve.jewell+EA@ackers-adventure.co.uk

Date posted: 6 March 2017