Assistant Camp Manager

Kings Camps
Reading, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
This role would be ideally suited to a: Manager, Supervisor, Leader, Head of Department, Coordinator, Teacher, Lecturer, Sports Leader, Sports Coach or anyone with management or leadership experience.

This role requires someone who will be free during the school holidays when camps operate during Summer

Location: Queen Anne's School, Reading

Dates: 29th July - 30th August


Earn money and gain valuable experience doing something you love!

Kings Camps are a market leading non-profit organisation offering sports and activity day camps at over 50 UK locations, getting children and young people active, having fun and learning together

Our coaches (we call them Red Tops) deliver high quality sports camps with an energy, passion and commitment to child development that we call the Kings Factor®!

Job Description

The Assistant Site Manager is responsible for the delivery of a unique Kings Camp experience, ensuring every child is safe, engaged and makes progress, regardless of their ability.

Managers won't be in ratio but will be required to help manage and lead a team of coaches, motivating each Red Top throughout training and delivery to actively participate in sessions, prioritise child welfare and work collaboratively with peers.

During camp, you'll be on site from 8am to 6pm to act as the responsible individual, the first aider and one of the venue points of contact. You'll also follow operating procedures and policies, completing the relevant paperwork, including risk assessments, weekly reviews, the recording of incidents, and managing OFSTED requirements.

Child safety is our number one priority, so Managers need to ensure that the welfare of children is paramount at all times, supervising children during their lunch breaks, overseeing the safe use of equipment and upholding health and safety standards and procedures.

Skills Match
  • A passion for, and at least 12 months experience of, working with children and/or young people between 5 and 17 years
  • A least 12 months' experience in Management or Leadership position that includes delivering high quality customer service
  • Hold, or willing to attend training for, a valid paediatric first aid qualification
  • Experience of implementing high standards of safeguarding
  • Detail-orientated, in particular regard to following policies and health and safety
  • A vibrant and resilient team player with leadership skills to instil excitement and motivation in staff and children
  • At times things change, so you'll need to be flexible, with a willingness to adapt

Click apply and we will be in touch with you within 48 hours!

Kings Recruit, as part of The Kings Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safer recruitment is central to the way we work and all staff and volunteers are expected to share our commitment to safeguarding, always creating an environment where young people feel safe and can thrive.

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