After School Club Childcare Manager – Knaphill, Surrey (GU21)
Location: Knaphill, Surrey, GU21 2SX
Salary: Up to £13 per hour
Job Type: Part Time, Term Time Only
Hours: Monday - Friday, 2.45 - 6.00
Closing Date: 30 January 2020
Looking for a fun, rewarding job in a friendly & supportive environment where your job is to engage & inspire children? KOOSA Kids are the leading provider of fun & affordable after school club, breakfast club and holiday club childcare and are passionate about delivering high quality childcare. We have an unrivalled number of clubs rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. KOOSA Kids are now recruiting for an After School Club Childcare Manager at our club at Knaphill Lower School in Knaphill, Surrey (GU21).
As After School Club Manager, you will have overall responsibility for the day-to-day operations and management of an after school club. Managing and directing a small team, you will ensure the safe and organised running of the club, fully supported by your Regional Manager and a dedicated Operations Team at Head Office.
Every afternoon, the After School Club Manager will supervise an after school club where you and your team will directly organise, deliver and participate in, activities with the children in your care. You will ensure all activities are delivered to KOOSA Kids and Ofsted standards at all times. You will provide a safe and secure environment for the children in your care to explore, grow and have FUN!
Overall responsibility for the day to day management of the After School Club at Knaphill Lower School in Knaphill, Surrey (GU21).
Print off daily registers & manage safe and secure ‘sign in & sign out’ process each day, communicating effectively with school staff & parents at all times
Develop a thorough understanding of KOOSA Kids programme of activity and deliver activities accordingly to children each afternoon, directing colleagues as appropriate
Have awareness of, and maintain sensitivity for, any children with additional needs (Physical, Behaviour, Dietary)
Purchase healthy snacks for the After School Club
Actively develop a thorough understanding of relevant Ofsted standards & KOOSA Kids internal policies & procedures, including safeguarding, and communicate any concerns to the Safeguarding Officer in a timely fashion
Ensure the After School Club operates to Ofsted and KOOSA Kids policies & procedures at all times
Carry out daily risk assessments & complete all relevant operational paperwork
Ensure all activity areas are left clean and tidy at the end of each day. Carry out cleaning duties as necessary
Skills & Experience
You ideally have min 2 years managerial / supervisory experience in a childcare, early years or playwork setting
A Level 3 NVQ / Diploma in Childcare or Playwork (or equivalent) is beneficial but not essential
Would suit somebody with experience of working in a Primary School, Pre-School or Nursery, e.g. a Teaching Assistant, Early Years Educator or Nursery Manager or Assistant
Be reliable and passionate over everything else
Be able to relate and engage with children aged between 4 - 13 years
Opportunities to gain qualifications and further growth & development, will be available for candidates who match our ambitions
Full training provided
Monday - Friday, 2.45 - 6.00pm, term-time only
Company pension, staff discounts, holiday pay, social activities, professional development, career progression & recognisable qualifications nationwide.
KOOSA Kids are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
After School Club Childcare Manager – Knaphill, Surrey (GU21) - Knaphill, Surrey (GU21 2SX)
Why choose KOOSA Kids for your holiday, after school and breakfast club childcare?
Outstanding, fun-filled out of school childcare
Always offered at the lowest possible price
Exceptional Ofsted track record with 10 clubs rated ‘Outstanding'
Dynamic, caring & fully DBS checked staff
Wide range of fun-packed kids activities to suit all ages, tastes & interests
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