Deputy Childcare Setting Manager
Make a real difference
Endless growth opportunities
Support a team of educators
30 hours per week
Contract: Fixed 52 weeks
Working Hours: Breakfast Club 7:30 - 9:00, Lunchtime cover and After School Club 15:00 - 18:00 Who we are
Do you want to be a role model and inspire the future generations?
Do you have a passion for working with children?
Are you committed to providing a safe and fun environment where children can develop an appetite for healthy living and activity?
If you answered yes to these questions then we have the role for you!
Junior Adventures Group UK is the leading provider of children's wraparound care in the UK and forms part of the Junior Adventures Group global brand.
Junior Adventures Group UK (JAG UK) is committed to Building Brighter Futures Together. We aspire to be the leaders in engaging, empowering, educating children via a whole of child philosophy. JAG UK provides before school care (BSC), after school care (ASC), holiday programs (HP), physical education (PE) and lunchtime activities (LA) for children aged 4 to 13 years via our specialist childcare brands, Fit For Sport, Energy Kidz and Sherpa Kids England.
We currently operate in 250+ schools and leisure settings across the UK and engage with over 300,000 children, making us the biggest provider of children's services in the UK. Globally we operate in over 1000 settings across Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Ireland and England.
A Day of Play...
We are looking for passionate and caring people to join our teams as a Deputy Childcare Setting Manager in St Mark's Primary School, London, Ealing W7 2NR.
Tap into your creativity - Whatever your passions - whether it's dance, cooking, or an outdoor sport - we'll work with you to see them put into practice. What's important to us is that our little humans are having a good time while they learn.
As a Deputy Childcare Setting Manager you will be responsible for...
Supporting the Setting Manager, you'll be using your experience, qualifications and our policies to create an exciting play environment for children to thrive.
Assisting to lead a team of educators to provide a whole of child approach to learning.
Engaging with children in entertaining and educational play.
Supervising children to ensure their safety and security is a primary focus
Being a leader, empowering your team to deliver within safeguarding and health and safety procedures.
For your adventure
We know that heroes come in all shapes and sizes, but here are some things that will help you get the job:
Level 2 or 3 Childcare Qualification
Some experience working with 4 to 11 year old children is essential
Previous experience managing a team would help
Enthusiasm and a passion for people.
Excellent communication skills
You're a big kid at heart
Paediatric first aid qualification is a nice to have (we can organise this for you).
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in our care and so all our team members are DBS checked, this does mean you will need to be at least 17 years old.
At JAG UK we realise that hard work and commitment should be rewarded, so we provide our team members with not only a competitive salary, but also:
Reward and Recognition Scheme
Working with children every day!
A chance to grow your career
Industry leading training and development
A great culture
A place where you can let your personality shine.
Fun. It's what big kids do.
We're big kids at heart, and we always put our people first. So come and work with us at Junior Adventures Group UK!
How to Apply
If you're interested in this position, we'd love to get to know you better. Simply apply online now.
*An enhanced DBS check will be required as we share our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020