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Deputy Group Manager, Cheshire

Club or setting:Kids Collective
Location:Hale, Cheshire
Hours:8 hours per day, 5 days per week
Job title:Deputy Group Manager - Operations
Salary:£11 - 12 per hour (dependent on qualifications and experience)
Closing date:28 October 2018


Kids Collective are looking to recruit a strong, motivated Deputy Group Manager of Operations to assist in the management of our eight out-of-school clubs, catering for 3-11 year olds.

Main responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Group Manager in tracking the quality and compliance across our eight settings and overseeing delivery of policies and procedures
  • Responsible for assisting in the recruitment, induction, supervisions and training of staff 
  • Reporting on the quality of the provision you find at the settings during focused visits and gather evidence to make recommendations to the Club Leaders
  • To demonstrate current knowledge and understanding of the EYFS 
  • To ensure the smooth running of the Kids Collective settings including management of staff

Knowledge and experience in regulation and Ofsted inspections of early years settings is desirable.

  • Minimum level 3 qualification in Childcare or Playwork and 5 years childcare experience
  • Minimum of 2 years Management Experience
  • 40 hours p/week 
  • Must hold a full UK driving licence 

Excellent training, competitive rates of pay and an attractive benefit package including discounted childcare, annual leave bonus’, health cash plan and pension!

We are an Ofsted registered group of eight out-of-schools clubs across the south Manchester / Cheshire area with six out of our eight clubs graded as ‘Outstanding in all areas’.

If you would like to join our outstanding team, please apply to Kids Collective via email to
hannah@kids-collective.co.uk or alternatively call Hannah on 0161 980 0003 for further information.

Date posted: 18 September 2018