Salary: £23,000 - £26,000 per year plus bonus scheme
Job Type: Full Time
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9.30 - 6.00 plus additional hours during school holidays
Closing Date: 2 October 2019
Due to expansion, a fantastic opportunity has just developed for the right individual to join our full time team. KOOSA Kids are one of the leading providers of Ofsted 'Outstanding' children’s holiday, after school and breakfast club childcare, directly operating 40+ clubs across the counties of Berkshire, Hampshire, Richmond & Surrey. Reporting into the Operations Manager, we are recruiting a Regional Manager to maintain and develop operations of our breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday clubs within an allocated geographical region. This role would suit somebody with previous experience of working in Out of School Childcare or a Primary School, Pre-School or Nursery setting, e.g. a Teacher, Teaching Assistant, Early Years Educator or Manager.
Manage day-to-day operations of a number of after school clubs, breakfast clubs and holiday clubs within an allocated geographical region ensuring high quality childcare services are delivered to the parents and children in our clubs at all times
Line management of full-time and part-time staff
Regular visits to all clubs in region
Liaise with head teachers and local authority
Host team meetings
Develop training plans and arrange training for employees
Market clubs in allocated region
Follow KOOSA Kids policies and procedures in line with Ofsted standards
Be appointed person to deal with customer enquiries or complaints for the clubs in your region
Ensure all activities are delivered to KOOSA Kids standards
Manage (club) staff effectively, ensuring high quality childcare services are delivered at all times
Provide a safe & secure environment for the children in your care
Enable children to explore, grow and have FUN!
Experience & Requirements
Minimum 2-3 years management experience in a childcare, early years or playwork setting
A level 3 NVQ / Diploma in Childcare or Playwork (or equivalent)
Full driving license and access to your own car essential
Full Time; Monday - Friday 9.30am - 6.00pm + additional hours during school holidays
Time will be split between office and 'on-site' based work
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.