After School Club Manager

£12.50 per hour Part time Term Time Only 18-05-2018 Level 6 (Graduate) childcare qualification
After School Club Manager - Maternity Cover with potential of permanent role due to expansion

- Level 6 or higher in Childcare or Early Years Education.
- Knowledge & Experience of working with children in the Early Years Foundation Stage - planning activities to meet the EYFS Early Learning Goals, written observations and Keyworker responsibilities.
- Experience of managing groups of up to 35 children from YR to Y6.
- Experience of managing other staff members.
- Experience of supporting children with behavioural, social and emotional needs.
- Paediatric First Aid/DBS/Safeguarding/Food Hygiene

You will be responsible for:
- Day to day running of the club - preparing and setting up activities, register/boards updates & reporting via email to SYS any issues as they arise, answering parent queries & directing staff to their daily tasks.
- Planning weekly themes & activities with consideration of the EYFS Early Learning Goals.
- Behaviour management & writing behaviour management plans that follow the schools current plans.
- Managing & supporting two other members of staff.
- Monitoring & ensuring all childrens medical needs are met, consent forms are collated and medicines are stored securely. Knowledge of dealing with children who have allergies that may need treatment from an EPI PEN.
- Daily face to face contact with parents - dealing with queries and passing on information.
- Liasing with relevant school staff - Teachers/TAs, SENCO and office staff.
- Ordering stock and weekly food shop (developing new healthy menus termly that don't contain any allergens)
- Monitoring and updating policies & risk assessments.
- Keeping up to date with Safeguarding policy & requirements.
- Keeping up to date and confidential First Aid/Intimate - Care & Child Protection Records.
- Reflecting on practise to update and submit the Self Evaluation Framework each year in preperation for Ofsted, keeping the Ofsted folder up to date.
- Health, Safety and Food Hygiene Management including training other staff, daily checks and daily diary.
- Write up EYFS observations & next steps for all Reception children periodically.
- Create signs and notices & maintain parent information board.
- Follow fire safety regulations & conduct fire drills.
- Print weekly registers & resources each Monday

The After School Club runs from 3pm - 6pm every day during term time.
16 hours per week, plus required planning time
6 weeks holiday pay
Pension available

The applicant must have experience with management within a childcare setting. They should be passionate and enthusiastic, punctual, organised and have good communication skills.

We will provide a competitive and attractive hourly rate and level of responsibility to the right applicant.

Set Your Sights aim to provide a fun, safe and inspiring setting to allow the children to enjoy every moment in our care, while giving our staff development opportunities to expand their role to oversee a number of settings.

Set Your Sights is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. A fully enhanced DBS check is required for this role

For more information, please contact Tom or Laura on [email protected]