Afterschool Assistant

On behalf of Cool Kidz Out of School, based on Finaghy Road North we are seeking to recruit an After School Assistant on permanent basis.

Work Time: Monday to Friday, 22.5 hours per week


18-20: £7.49               

21-24: £10.18             

25+: £10.42

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the manager with the day to day running of setting
  • School collections
  • Planning activities i.e arts and crafts and energetic games
  • Homework assistance
  • Daily cleans of the setting

Essential Criteria

  • Aged 18 and over
  • Minimum Level 2 Childcare or Playwork
  • Experience working in a similar role
  • First Aid, Child Protection and Food Safety
  • Good punctuality and absence record
  • Good communication skills with children and adults alike
  • Enthusiasm and passion for childcare
  • Self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative

Desirable Criteria

  • Level 2 Childcare or Playwork
  • 2yrs experience working in a similar role
  • Driving licence and access to a car (not essential)

 Please note due to the nature of this role the successful candidate will be subject to an Access NI enhanced with barred list check.

If you are interested in applying for this role please forward your CV to or contact Aisling on 07939349041.

 Closing date for receipt of CVs is Friday 29 September 2023.