Breakfast club and after school worker

Zen Educate
10th May start
Expiring 21st July
Southwark, London
Full Time
Posted 6 months ago
Job ID: 15192
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Job description

We are looking for a dynamic, creative, resourceful and experienced manager for Extended Services that supports children attending our breakfast club and our after-school provision. A passion for working with children and the ability to maintain a fun, happy and secure environment is essential. Job summary: To provide day-to-day management, quality childcare provision and supervise support staff in Extended Services which includes Breakfast Club, After School Club and Holiday Scheme. You are required to hold a relevant NVQ3/A level qualification and have experience working with children in the 3-11 years age range. Hours: 25 hours per week (term time only) - Breakfast club 7.45am - 9.15am Extended Day 2.30pm - 6.00pm Monday to Friday. Hours are negotiable to the successful candidate. Must be willing to work in school holidays. This will include a different working pattern eg. 8.30am- 4.30pm (7 hours). Main duties include: • Planning, preparing and delivering quality play opportunities within a safe and caring environment. • Providing comprehensive care for the children. • Providing support and supervision to play workers and volunteers. • Setting up the play space including moving furniture and play equipment. • Proving food and refreshment and ensuring that hygiene and health and safety standards are met. • Holding staff meetings and conducting regular reviews and appraisals for staff. Requirements: • Experience working with 3-11 year olds • Proven leadership skills • Excellent communication skills • At least two years' experience of working within a childcare setting