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

Why you should choose Watergate Bay

  • Watergate Bay Hotel is a relaxed professional place to work in a beautiful location right on the beach
  • Excellent career prospects in an ever expanding organisation.
  • Special rates for you and your friends & family to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel
  • Staff discounts on treatments in Swim Club
  • Discounts for you and your friends & family at Zacry’s, The Beach Hut, Living Space, Fifteen Cornwall
  • Staff discounts at Shop on the Beach and other partner businesses
  • Free surf lessons and free use of surfboards and wetsuits from the Extreme Academy
  • Social events throughout the year

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Job title

Watergate Bay

Part time

£8.15 per hour

Job type
Permanent or Seasonal

Closing date
Monday 6 August 2018