We have a fantastic opportunity for a Babysitter to join the team in our Kids Department, Watergate Bay.
This role is to support the Kids Zone by supervising and monitoring children between 6pm and 2am.
We are looking for someone with previous experience of working with children, and of delivering childcare and play opportunities. Successful candidates must also possess (or be working towards) a relevant NVQ L3 (or equivalent) in early years and childcare. It is also a requirement to possess a paediatric first aid qualification. Knowledge of relevant legislation is imperative, as is the ability to remain calm under pressure. You must also be flexible, a team player, well presented, and an excellent communicator.
This role provides a unique opportunity within a successful and expanding organisation, which encourages professional development and offers excellent long-term career prospects.
What you would be doing on a weekly basis
To deliver high quality supervision and for children.
Developing good working relationships with parents/carers and other professionals.
Planning and organisation of all activities and resources.
Ensuring the safety and security of children at all times, updating risk assessments as necessary.
Assisting with the delivery, monitoring and evaluation of practices.
Helping to serve Kids Tea and ensuring that all individual needs are met within the health and hygiene guidance.
Handling guest complaints, requests and enquiries in a relaxed yet professional manner.
Helping to ensure a safe environment for both staff and guests and adhering to the company’s health and safety policy and procedures.
Essential / Preferred experience
To have a recognised and relevant NVQ level 2 qualification or equivalent or above in early years and childcare or babysitting certificate
Willing to obtain a Paediatric 1st Aid, Basic Food Hygiene and child protection course.
An Enhanced DBS disclosure will be required
Proven experience of delivery of childcare and play opportunities