Leisure & Tourism
Be part of a new and enthusiastic team running exciting activities for children within the district!
We have relaunched our popular Kids Camp and are on the lookout for new team members at Wymondham and Long Stratton Leisure Centres. If you have a passion for helping young people develop their cognitive skills, confidence, health, and wellbeing whilst having fun, then read on!
What you could be part of…
Working at the Council enables you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer-focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like. Continuous improvement is also vital, and we challenge ourselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.
What you’ll be doing…
- Leading activities
- Ensuring Kids Camp Assistants are engaged and involved
- Delegating jobs to Kids Camp Assistants
- Ensuring the safety of all children
- Setting up activities
- Ensuring the scheme is well run and contributing towards its development
- Carrying out basic housekeeping duties
- Making sure everyone has fun!
You must have…
Level 3 (or higher) Childcare qualification. A First Aid at Work qualification or the willingness to attain one through ourselves.
Experience in working with children and young people from a wide range of backgrounds. An understanding of the principles of play and the role of adults. Ability to be innovative in helping organise/plan activities. An awareness of child development, children’s rights, and the importance of working within an equal opportunities’ framework. Excellent interpersonal skills, able to relate well to children/young people and adults. You must also have good attention to detail and the ability to communicate clearly and professionally with our customers.
Where are we advertising?
Advertising Internally and Externally.
If external, please apply via our website. If internal, please apply via submitting your expression of interest to the relevant recruiting manager, a template for an expression of interest can be found on Connect.
Closing: 11 September 2022
This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received before the proposed closing date.
Long Stratton 15 September 2022
Wymondham 16 September 2022