Early Years & Childcare Quality Assurance Manager - Camberley, Surrey (GU15) Camberley, Surrey (GU15 3YX)

Early Years & Childcare Quality Assurance Manager - Camberley, Surrey (GU15)
Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3YX
£27,000 - £30,000 per year, plus performance related bonus.
Job Type:
Full Time
Monday - Friday, 9:30am - 6:00pm plus additional hours during school holidays
Closing Date:
25 October 2019
Job Description

A very rare opportunity has opened up for the right individual to join the senior leadership team of KOOSA Kids Operations Department as Early Years & Childcare Quality Assurance Manager. KOOSA Kids are the leading provider of fun & affordable after school club, breakfast club and holiday club childcare across Berkshire, Hampshire, Richmond & Surrey, with an unrivalled number of clubs rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.

Reporting directly into and supported by the Operations Manager, the Early Years & Childcare Quality Assurance Manager will develop all aspects of the delivery at our after school clubs, breakfast clubs and holiday clubs, ensuring KOOSA Kids are delivering high quality, professional and fun childcare at all times. This role is based from our Head Office in Camberley, Surrey (GU15).

The Role

The Early Years & Childcare Quality Assurance Manager will be responsible for managing KOOSA Kids Regional Managers and, by using a staff rota process, ensuring all operating clubs are sufficiently and adequately staffed on a day-to-day basis. 

You will work closely with the HR department to manage all aspects of operational staff management, including recruiting full-time operations staff. Additionally, you will oversee all staff training and hold responsibilities for managing Club Operating Plans and related policies & procedures.

As part of your senior leadership responsibilities, you will take on the roles of Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead and company SENCO (training will be provided).

Working closely with the other members of the Operations Department, you will contribute to the development of operational programmes of activity and support equipment management.

Underpinning everything you do, will be the desire to deliver outstanding levels of childcare at our after school clubs, breakfast clubs and holiday clubs, in-line with KOOSA Kids policies and Ofsted standards, ensuring the children in our care are provided with a safe and secure environment where they can explore, grow and have FUN!

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 3-5 years management experience in a childcare, early years or playwork setting
  • Previous experience as (Deputy) Designated Safeguarding Lead highly beneficial but not essential
  • A minimum of level 3 NVQ / Diploma in Childcare or Playwork (or equivalent)
  • Full driving license with access to your own vehicle essential
  • Be inspirational, bringing fun and creativeness to the team
  • Have a fun and energetic nature
  • Be reliable and passionate over everything else
  • Be able to relate and engage with children aged between 4 - 13 years
  • Be a people person with fantastic communication skills
  • Have the ability to motivate others to deliver to the highest standard
  • Have the ability to be cleared for an enhanced DBS check

Company benefits

  • Company laptop & mobile phone
  • Business mileage reimbursement
  • Company pension
  • Staff discounts
  • Holiday pay
  • Social activities
  • Professional development
  • Career progression & support gaining recognisable qualifications nationwide


  • Full Time, Monday - Friday 9:30am - 6:00pm plus additional hours during school holidays

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.

Apply today to join our fun & energetic team.

Why choose KOOSA Kids for your holiday, after school and breakfast club childcare?
Why choose KOOSA Kids for your out of school child care? Exceptional Value, Outstanding Quality, Unlimited Fun!
  • 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
  • Exceptional Value 
  • Outstanding Quality
  • Unlimited Fun