Karori West OSCAR is an after school care and holiday programme located in Karori West Normal School. We’re currently looking for an assistant manager whose role is to support the OSCAR manager with administration tasks and to provide consistent leadership to ensure OSCAR’s best practices are followed at all times. If you have experience working with children aged 5 to 12 years and great administrative and leadership skills, we would love to hear from you!
The role involves:
> Supervising children & being a role model
> Coordinating daily session e.g. conflict management, leading staff, etc.
> Planning and implementing activities e.g. team games, crafts, baking, challenges etc.
> Completing administration tasks e.g. rostering, memberships, rolls, waiting list, etc
> Maintaining and improving health and safety procedures
> Running holiday programme days (including trip days)
Work hours and commitment:
> During school term: Monday to Friday, between core hours of 2.30 and 5.45pm
> During school holidays: Monday to Friday, between 7.45am and 5.45pm
> Between 13 and 20 hours a week (negotiable)
What qualities are important to us?
> Experience working in an educational or childcare environment is essential !
> Reliable and responsible
> Energetic and enthusiastic
> Inspiring, creative and fun to be around
> Computer literacy (basic Excel experience required)
> Ability to handle stressful and sensitive situations
> Proven administrative skills
> Experience in leadership roles
> High degree of initiative and self-motivation
Benefits of this role:
> Working in a fun and diverse environment.
> Being part of a great team and supportive community
> Starting Pay: $23.15 – with potential to increase depending on experience, performance and reliability.
> Possibility to use your own unique skills to shine and thrive.
> Flexible hours that can be suited around other commitments.
Note: The role isn’t compatible with placements of more than 3 weeks.
Important: All applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand. The successful applicant will be required to undergo police vetting.