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South Morningside After-School Club Manager

  • Full time
  • £33,000 – £35,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 6th December 2019

  • Advertised from 18th November 2019
  • 35 hours minimum


We are passionate about the provision of stimulating after-school provision for the children of South Morningside Primary School. We are seeking an enthusiastic, experienced Club Manager to run Edinburgh’s largest after-school, breakfast and holiday club. This is an exciting opportunity to lead an established team of around 25 employees in a varied and busy role.

SMASCC has been running successfully for over 25 years, and now operates across three sites in Edinburgh with over 300 members. We run a daily Breakfast and After-School Club and Holiday Clubs, with up to 175 children in attendance at peak times.

Our ideal candidate will have significant managerial experience in a similar childcare setting and have a BA degree in Childhood Practice (or equivalent) or be willing to work towards this qualification. In addition, you will have a passion for working with children, excellent administrative skills and the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with children, parents/carers and Trustees of the organisation.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a safe, secure and stimulating environment for children, ensuring compliance with all relevant regulatory and legal requirements. The Club Manager will provide day-to-day supervision and leadership of the team and will liaise with Trustees in relation to Club matters. Responsibilities will also include the management and review of budgets, maintenance of adequate documentation, Club reportable incidents, staff files, and inspectorate interactions.

We are seeking someone who wants to maintain the high standards already in place at the Club and provide high quality care to the children and families in the area.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

A Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

To apply please send CV and Covering Letter to

Closing date: 6thDecember 2019