After School Club Manager

William Morris Primary School

After School Club Manager


William Morris Primary School, Swindon

  • Part time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 6 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: bf2c4e5d948a402bb07f45784b2822d3

Full Job Description

We have a new and exciting opportunity for an after school club manager at William Morris Primary School who will be responsible for the management of our afterschool club team and help shape the provision moving forwards. Could this be you?

  • Fun, creative and enthusiastic with a love of working with children

  • Able to use their own initiative to plan exciting activities

  • A team player with excellent communication skills

  • Flexible and ready for the challenge of working in a growing school

  • Organised and good at motivating and supervising colleagues

  • Knowledgeable about how to meet the wraparound care needs of 3- 11 year olds.

  • Have a 'can do' attitude with excellent interpersonal skills with staff, children and parents

  • Have experience of working with children

  • Experience of managing a team

  • Have a relevant level 3 qualification

  • Be calm with a good sense of humour!

    The successful candidate could also potentially develop a holiday club for William Morris Primary School if this was something that they would like to pursue.

  • We are also advertising teaching assistant posts if the successful candidate was interested in an additional role. Please see our other adverts.

    William Morris Primary School is a friendly, happy school where children are known and cared for. Staff and pupils treat each other with respect and kindness, helping children to persevere and achieve their potential. Our curriculum is creative - with interesting topics which engage children and Life Skills for personal development.

    William Morris has a growing staff team - we are a happy group and very supportive of one another. Everyone works hard to give the best education possible to the children.

    William Morris Primary is situated in the beautiful Tadpole Garden Village and housed in a purpose-build new building, with bright vibrant classroom, spacious outdoor learning areas, a cookery room and pond area. By September 2024 we will have Nursery to Year 5, growing to become a 2 form entry school primary school up to Year 6. Our wraparound care provision is very popular and is an essential service to families attending our school.

    Our school is part of The Blue Kite Academy Trust, based in Swindon who are increasing in size and offer excellent CPD and career opportunities.

    If this sounds like somewhere you would like to work, we would love to hear from you.

    Please see the job description and person specification attached for full details. Safeguarding, paediatric first aid and food hygiene training will be provided to successful candidates.

    We would welcome a visit or phone call from anyone interested in finding out more about William Morris.

    This appointment will be subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure; proof of the right to work in the UK and satisfactory references. Please note the proof of right to work in the UK will be required at interview. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

    The role is for 16 hours per week, Monday to Friday during term time (plus 5 INSET days), this will be 39 working weeks and 44.64 paid weeks . The hours will be 3-6pm Monday to Friday in After School Club (15 hours per week) with 1 additional hour per week for admin and planning.