Manager (After School and Holiday Club)

Manager (After School and Holiday Club)

On behalf of Kids Play Den based on the Ravenhill Road (opposite Cherryvale Play park) we are seeking to recruit a Manager for the Afterschool and Holiday Club.  This is a new position which will aim to support the growing groups within Kids Play Den.

Work Time:

Term Time:

30 hours per week

(Children in Session 2.00pm – 6.00pm After Schools Club daily)




School Holidays:

30 hours – 40 hours per week (Flexibility Required)

(Children in session 8.00am -6.00pm daily)

Rate of Pay: £11.50ph (paid monthly)

Roles and Responsibilities

  • To manage the provision of out of school care at St Jude’s Parish Hall, Ravenhill Road, Belfast and Knockbreda Primary School, Wynchurch Road.
  • To deliver and exceed the ‘minimum standard’ requirements for out of school care provision for 4-11 year olds.
  • To administrate, manage and keep accurate records for the group.
  • To support staff in the delivery of play opportunities for the children/ maintaining the play areas.
  • To chair & minute weekly Team meetings.
  • To chair & minute Monthly Management meetings.
  • To undertake any other duties suitable to such a post as required.


Essential Criteria

  • Hold or be working towards a minimum of Level 5 in Childcare or Play Work or higher equivalent.
  • All mandatory training must be completed and up to date, Child Protection and Safeguarding, Food Safety, Paediatric First Aid, Health and Safety/ Risk Management Training.
  • A minimum of 3 year’s experience as a supervisor, deputy leader, group leader or manager working with 4-11 year olds.
  • Excellent communication skills with parents, staff and children.
  • Full, clean driving license and competent to drive the Groups Mini Bus.



Desirable Criteria

Creative, Storytelling, Sports Skills/, Music Qualifications Management Skills/ Qualifications


Interested applicants should forward their CV to, or post to:

Employers For Childcare

Blaris Industrial Estate

11 Altona Road


BT27 5QB


The closing date for receipt of CVs is Friday 13 September 2019 at 12 Noon.



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