Afterschool Club Supervisor Teaching/Child Support - Part-time
Pay: Kent Range 5
Start Date: Oct 2017
We are looking to recruit 2 After School Club Supervisors. Hours will be 2:45pm to 5:30pm Monday to Thursday and 2:30pm to 5:30pm on Friday 14 hours per week (Term time only).
Main duties will include: 1) Planning, preparing and delivering quality play opportunities within a safe and caring environment. 2) Providing comprehensive care for the children including collecting them from class and delivering them safely to parents/carers. 3) Providing refreshments and ensuring that hygiene, health and safety standards are met. 4) Administering first aid when necessary. 5) Consulting with children and involving them in planning activities. 6) Providing support and supervision to play workers and other staff, including volunteers. 7) Administration and record keeping, including financial records, ordering and purchasing, working within an agreed budget. 8) Encouraging parental involvement in the club. 9) Developing and maintaining good communication with all members of the organisation, parents, schools, and childcare and play related agencies. 10) Undertaking appropriate and relevant training. 11) Monitoring and maintaining a healthy, safe and secure working environment. 12) Working within the framework of the club’s policies and procedures.
- Experience of working with 4 to 11 year olds
- Experience of administration
- Experience of working in a supervisory or management capacity
- Delivering equal opportunities in a play setting
- Awareness of needs of children and families
- Appropriate Level 3 qualification or be working towards this
- Current First Aid Certificate
- Appropriate child protection training
- Food Hygiene Certificate
- Ability to provide and facilitate safe and creative play
- Ability to work as a team member and demonstrate leadership skills
- Good communication skills
- Ability to work on own initiative, using judgement and common sense
If you are looking for a new opportunity then this role is right for you.
Closing Date: 11/10/2017 at 23:00
Interviews: W/C Monday 16th October 2017
Information about the school
We have a high percentage of disadvantaged pupils at Horizon and the staff work hard as a team, determined to make a difference, in order to provide exceptional inclusive education for every child. The pupils at Horizon enjoy challenge in all areas of their education and wellbeing, which is what makes their learning and experiences at Horizon enjoyable. We are proud to be one of the few schools nationally, that offer scouting as part of the curriculum, helping us achieve our aim to empower our young people to make a positive contribution to society. We are part of The Kemnal Academies Trust.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.