Job Opportunity: After school Supervisors and Practitioners

KIDS INC,
1st Floor Palmerstown SC
Palmerstown
Dublin 20


Job Title & Summary: After school Supervisors and Practitioners - multiple locations
Job Description: Afterschool Positions - Supervisors & Practitioners
At Kids Inc we offer a professional ‘Out of School Hours’ Service to primary school children.
Our afterschool and sports programme is built on having fun and play ensuring that the
atmosphere is different to that in a classroom. Our aim is to extend children’s daily learning
by involving them in a range of creative and sport programmes that will positively stimulate
them physically, cognitively, socially and emotionally.
Kids Inc are looking to hire experienced Afterschool Team Supervisors and
practitioners. Please see roles and responsibilities below for each position.


1) Team Supervisor (Permanent Part Time Position based in an Afterschool centre)
Main duties and responsibilities:
• Manage staff, and responsible for delegating duties
• Daily management of the centre, including, admin and report completion
• Planning and develop indoor and outdoor activities in response to the children’s
interests and the centre's scheduled activities
• Supervising and supporting the Afterschool Children to complete homework in a
timely manner
• Coordinating weekly Team meetings to ensure effective communication and planning
of sports coaching and activities
• Observing, monitoring and recording where necessary the wellbeing of the children.
• Maintaining accurate attendance records on the children, in addition to other
regulatory records.
• Maintaining close, effective, working partnerships with parents to ensure the
wellbeing of their children.
• Meeting and greeting parents in a positive and friendly manner each day.
• Inform parents on any events they can contribute or participate in.

2) Afterschool Practitioner (Permanent Part Time Position based in an Afterschool centre)
Main duties and responsibilities:
• Supervising and supporting the Afterschool Children to complete homework in a
timely manner
• Implement indoor and outdoor activities in response to the children’s interests and
the centre's scheduled activities
• Observing, monitoring and recording where necessary the wellbeing of the children.
• Maintaining accurate attendance records on the children, in addition to other
regulatory records.
• Maintaining close, effective, working partnerships with parents to ensure the
wellbeing of their children.
• Meeting and greeting parents in a positive and friendly manner each day.
• Inform parents on any events they can contribute or participate in.
To be successful candidate for the Supervisor and Practitioner roles:
• Minimum 2 years experience in working with children 4yrs-14yrs for Practitioner
roles.
• Fetac L5 in childcare would be desirable
• Physical Education / fitness Qualification is desirable
• Arts & Crafts experience
• Fluent English
• Dynamic and flexible approach to tasks essential
• Excellent communication skills
For our positions in Drogehda/ Co. Meath excellent Irish written and communication skills are
essential as this is a Gaeltacht school.
For these positions stated above, a Full Clean EU licence and own car to use for work
is desirable (school collections)
Please note that Induction training will be provided.
Applicants must be available during school term time (including midterm breaks) from
September to June in the afternoons.
These positions will commence in late August 2018
If you are interested in any of these positions, please submit your CV and cover letter in
English to niamh@kidsinc.ie , please state the level of Irish that you hold.
Salary: DOE