Nayland Park Pool

Childcare Attendant

Do you love working with children, are responsible, patient, approachable but also have a sense of fun about you? The Chillout Childcare programme based at the Nayland Pool in Nelson requires a part time Child Care Attendant for our well established ChillOut after School Care and Holiday Programmes.

The role
You would be rostered on for this role starting part time 17 hours per week and increasing during the school holidays for the holiday programme. You may also be given more hours after the school holidays if there are hours available.

The role includes but is not limited to the following duties:

• To help coordinate and run the facility holiday and/or After School Care programmes.
Pick up children from schools
• Prepare afternoon tea for the children on the after school programme
• Assist children with homework and activities where necessary
• Co-ordinate and run games and activities each day for the children each
• Tidy after-school/holiday programme room so that it is ready for each session

We are looking for positive role models who are honest and reliable. The ideal candidate will have a vibrant personality, strong organisational skills, conflict resolution experience and a positive approach to all tasks. We are looking for someone creative and with the ability to use their initiative. You need to enjoy working with children.

You must have a clean full driver’s license and agree to a Police Check. Childcare or teaching experience would be preferred however training can be offered to the right candidate. We are looking for people who can start asap, and therefore we may be interviewing applicants prior to the closing date below.

The role includes free use of the facilities including the fitness centre at Riverside pools and there are opportunities for the right candidate should they want to develop skills in other departments such as lifeguarding, reception and swim schools at Nayland (Summer Season) and Riverside pools.

How to Apply
Applications close 21 May 2019, interviewing may occur before this date, so if you are interested please do not delay in applying.

If this sounds like you and you have attributes and skills we are looking for please send your CV with covering letter to Alisha at

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