Childcare Manager

Dorset Council
Blandford Forum, Dorset
£24,799 - £28,785
13 Jun 2019
23 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Childcare Manager  Ref: 600184971
People – Children, Oscar’s Out of School Club Blandford
£24,799 - £28,785
Closing date: 23rd June 2019

An exciting management opportunity has become available at our vibrant Out of School Club located in Blandford.

We are looking for an experienced individual with childcare or play work qualifications with the ability and drive to lead, manage and develop our out of school club. You will have some experience of budget management, using data systems, leading and developing staff and keeping accurate and appropriate records.

We value our staff, and supervision is a key element of this as is demonstrating our Dorset behaviours - 'respect, responsibility, recognition, one team: collaboration'.

As well being responsible for planning an exciting programme for our children aged 4-11, you will be responsible for safe-guarding, ensuring accurate bookings are maintained, recruiting staff and identifying training needs for your team. You will also work across our two other early years settings to cover in the event of absences.

For further details, please read the Job Description/Person Specification in the first instance.

If you think you have the necessary skills and experience we are looking for, please get in touch.

If you have any queries regarding this post, please telephone Karen White, Senior Childcare Manager on 01305 225521 or via email to:

This post involves working with children and/or having access to significant information about them and will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Please refer to our policy on the employment of ex-offenders for further information. 

Please note Dorset Council does not accept CV’s in place of an application form as we require the same range of information from all our candidates.

To view the relevant details and apply online please click APPLY or ring the application hotline on (01305) 228535.

We value diversity and welcome applications from all parts of the community.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs