-Why Work at Funtivity?

Funtivity is a dedicated school holiday camp  – We do one thing and we aim to do it well!

Funtivity offer staff training, provide uniforms, flexible with the number of weeks you need to work over summer.

Funtivity pay competitively.

Funtivity will ensure that you can offer high quality care with the right resources so you can engage in activities which are fun, engaging and inspiring.

How To Apply – Jobs will be posted on jobsites like Indeed. Please keep an eye out and apply through the jobsites with an up to date CV.

NOW RECRUITING FOR

SUMMER 2019 – Sorry we are fully staffed

 

Funtivity Job Roles 

Camp Manager

Camp Managers are a vital role within our day camps.  Being a Camp Manager is a fun but busy job so you need to have bags of energy and enthusiasm!

Job Description

A typical days duties may include;

* Daily responsibility and running of the camp including all staff and children who are on site.

* Performing daily tasks to ensure the camp runs effectively.

* Over seeing sign in and sign out and ensure it is conducted in a professional organised environment.

* Daily staff management.

* Assess and review staff performance through appraisals.

* Liaises with parents and guardians in a welcoming and friendly manner.

* Ensure staff are complying with Funtivity policies and procedures by observation and effective communication between team members through team meetings and use of radios.

* Ensure swimming sessions are safely conducted with vigilant lifeguards.

* Organise and oversee the set up and pack down of camp and keep any damage to a minimum and follow the correct logging protocols if any damage happens.

* Any other related duties to help with efficient running of the camp.

* Ensure every child is enjoying themselves and help create a fun, relaxed environment for children and staff. 

 

Requirements

Ideally experience of working on a camp or leading a small team of staff.

* Ideally hold a childcare qualification or be working towards a childcare related qualification such as an Early Years or a primary school teacher or business qualification but not essential.

* Either hold or be willing to obtain an Enhanced DBS check which Funtivity can organise for you.

* Attend training and set up weekend which is usually the weekend prior to camp commencing.

* Complete relevant short online training course.

* Hold a paediatric first aid qualification or be willing to obtain one by attending the approved course which Funtivity will arrange.

 

 

Assistant Camp Manager

You will be assisting the Camp Manager in their duties and the daily running of the camp. You will need lots of energy and enthusiam a be good at organising. 

Job Description

ssistant Camp Managers are key to the smooth running of our day camps. You will be assisting the Camp Manager in their duties and the daily running of the camp.

You will need lots of energy and enthusiasm and being good at organising would be good too!

A typical day’s duties may include

* Assist the Camp Manager in the daily running of the camp

* Performing daily tasks to ensure the camp runs effectively including answering camp phone calls and emails

* Overseeing sign in and out and ensure it is conducted in a professional organised environment

* Daily staff management. Working closely with the Group Co-ordinators to ensure they are running quality activities and following Funtivity policies

* Ensure swimming sessions are safely conducted with vigilant lifeguards.

* Communicating with staff via the radios and spot checks on groups

* Undertake observations on leaders whilst they run activities

* Any other related duties to help with efficient running of the camp

* Ensure every child is enjoying themselves and help create a fun, relaxed environment for children and staff. 

Assistant Camp Manager role will only be available in our major holidays like Easter or Summer or in Half Terms or Camps that have more than 80 children attending.

        

Requirements

 * Ideally experience of working on a camp or leading a small team of staff but not essential

* Ideally hold a childcare qualification or be working towards a childcare related qualification such as an Early Years or a primary school teacher but not essential

* Either hold or be willing to obtain an Enhanced DBS check which Funtivity can organise for you

* Attend training and set up weekend which is usually the weekend prior to camp commencing.

* Complete relevant short online training course

* Hold a paediatric first aid qualification or be willing to obtain by attending the approved free course which Funtivity will arrange.

Senior Group Leader

Senior Group Leaders ensure that our  campers have the best time whilst with us. You will need to be fun and smiley whilst keeping control of the activities.  

Job Description

You will be in charge of a specific age group of children between the ages of 5 and 12+ years old.

Children age grouped with age and therefore you will only have a small range of ages eg 5- 7 years old. You will also have a small team of leaders to help in the running of the group. You will need to ensure the activities are engaging and the children are having the best time while at camp.

A typically days duties may include;

* Be smiley and enthusiastic while signing children in and out from your age group. You will be a customer facing role and need to be confident to talk to and answer parents questions with the support of your Camp Manager for trickier situations.

* Take the initial morning register after sign in and conduct regular head counts throughout the day

* Assign leaders tasks to ensure all activities are prepped in advanced

* Organise leaders and children into their chosen activities

* Run a number of different activities throughout the day

* Any other associated duties to ensure the running of your group is smooth and the children are enjoying themselves

 

 

Requirements

 

Holding a childcare related qualification or in the progress of studying a related qualification would be beneficial however is not essential

* Either hold or be willing to obtain an Enhanced DBS check which Funtivity can organise for you

* Attend training and set up weekend which is usually the weekend prior to camp commencing.

* Complete a relevant short online training course

* Ideally hold a first aid qualification but not essential

 

Group Leader

Group leaders are definitely an important role on camp! Without Group Leaders camp could not run! You will need to be ready to join in all activities and have lots of fun! Who said there wasn’t a job paying you to jump on a bouncy castle like a big kid? There definitely is!

Job Description

You will be working with a group of staff within a specific age group.

You will be assisting the Senior Group Leader in the running of your group.

You will need to help run all activities and ensure children are supervised at all times.

However, ultimately your goal is to ensure all children are having the best time ever.!!

This means we want you to be joining in all activities and have lots of fun! Who said there wasn’t a job paying you to jump on a bouncy castle like a big kid? There definitely is!

A typical days duties may include;

  • Run stimulating activities during sign in and sign out to keep the children occupied during this time
  • Ensure children are supervised at all times
  • Assist and run group activities such as sports and arts and crafts for a small group of children
  • Going swimming with a group of children
  • Any other associated duties but
  • Ultimately spend your day being smiley, enthusiastic and overall a big kid!

 

Requirements
  • Either hold or be willing to obtain an Enhanced DBS check which Funtivity can organise for you
  • Attend training and set up weekend which is usually the weekend prior to camp commencing.
  • Complete a relevant short online training course
  • Ideally hold a first aid qualification but not essential

 

Recruiting for our next camps

 

How To Apply – Jobs when available are posted on jobsites like Indeed please apply through the jobsite with your up to date CV.