After School Club Coordinator, London SE11

Club or setting:Vauxhall City Farm
Location:London SE11 5HS
Hours:5 hours per day, 4 days per week 
Job title:After School Club Co-ordinator
Salary:£22,932 (full time equivalent)
Closing date:1 September 2020


This is an exciting opportunity to become involved with one of London’s hidden treasures. Covering over 1.5 acres of land, Vauxhall City Farm is home to over 100 animals and provides Londoners the opportunity to experience the sights, sounds and smells of the countryside without leaving the city. It also offers opportunities, education and training to the local community and beyond.

As a small charitable organisation looking to grow, this also offers candidates an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

This is a new role that fits with our wider aims to establish an educational hub for the Farm that makes use of the many attributes and benefits offered through our animal husbandry, gardening and therapeutic activities to support the learning experience and personal and social development of children and young people, particularly for those experience educational disadvantages.

Job Description

The Post holder is responsible for developing and leading Vauxhall City Farm’s afterschool educational projects as required by the Chief Executive, ensuring that the work is executed to the highest of standards. The ideal candidate will hold a relevant qualification and /or with experience of afterschool enrichment and educational activity planning and management, co-ordination of tutors and working with Early Years and other educational agencies and schools.  Previous experience as a teacher, youth /community worker or afterschool co-ordinator is required. 

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Special Conditions

This position may involve contact with young people. The post holder will therefore be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance on appointment and on an appropriate review basis thereafter.


This job description sets out the main duties of the post at the date when it was drawn up.  Such duties may vary from time to time without changing the general character of the post or the level of responsibility entailed.  Such variations are a common occurrence and cannot themselves justify a reconsideration of the grading of the post.

Please send your CV and covering letter via email to: with the subject heading: After School Co-ordinator

Closing Date: 5pm on Tuesday 1st September 2020.

We will not be able to consider applications received after this deadline.

Interviews: Interviews will take place across a number of days with final interviews on the 3rd, 4th or 7th September.

Start Date: As soon as possible, and preferably by 21st September 2020.

Date posted: 17 August 2020