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After School Club Manager, St Albans Hertfordshire

Club or setting:Adventure Kids
Location:Markyate, St Albans, Hertfordshire
Hours:4 hours plus 1 admin hour per day, 5 days per week, term time only
Job title:After School Club Manager
Salary:£12 - £13 per hour dependent on qualifications and experience
Closing date:24 May 2019


This is an exciting opportunity for you to be a part of a new setting, due to open in September 2019 at Markyate Village School and Nursery.

Adventure Kids is looking for an experienced manager who has the passion and enthusiasm which will ensure the club operates at a high standard. They will ensure the provision of a nurturing, safe and inclusive environment; whilst maintaining high quality play opportunities for all children.

The club will operate term time only for the children who attend Markyate Village School and will extend the provision to children outside of the school during the school holidays.

The role involves working closely with the Proprietor to set up the club prior to opening in September 2019. Once established, it will involve 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 Proprietor and Senior playworker.

Applicants must have a relevant Level 3 NVQ or Diploma in Education and Childcare or equivalent and up to date knowledge of the EYFS and safeguarding procedures. The successful candidate will be organized and proactive with a natural ability to communicate and interact with both children and parents. With a least 2 years proven management experience in a child care setting and experience of working with 4-11-year old.

This post is covered by the Childcare Act 2006 and are subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure for a regulated activity and reference checks.

For an application form, job description and person specification or an informal chat please contact Jenny Ivory on 07786 167417 or email at enquiries@adventure-kids.co.uk.

Closing Date: 24th May 2019

Interview Dates: 10th & 12th June 2019, am/pm

Date posted: 15 May 2019