Summer Club Team Leader

Organisation: Dalkeith Country Park

Salary: £10.50 per hour

Location: Dalkeith Country Park

Seasonal from 21st June to 13th August

Our Kids’ Summer Club for children aged 5 to 11 is a new activity camp with our programme of activities including den building, nature walks, large garden board games, outdoor crafting and orienteering. Not to mention the endless adventures that can be found in Fort Douglas Adventure Playground!

We are seeking an enthusiastic and energetic person to lead our summer club and ensure the wellbeing and safety of the young adventurers in our care. You will plan and deliver activities, be responsible for the supervision of children and will support colleagues in creating a fun and safe environment. Ideally, you will be qualified in or working towards a relevant teaching or childcare qualification. If you are passionate about working with children and want to gain valuable experience doing something you love then we want to hear from you!

• Do you have experience in caring for children aged 5 to 11?
• Are you bursting with enthusiasm & ideas to engage with children?
• Can you demonstrate a ‘can do’ attitude and flexible approach to work?

This is a seasonal contract from 21st June to 13th August. Core working hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, with cover for early drop offs and late pick-ups required on a rota basis. You will need to pass an enhanced PVG check and should hold a Pediatric First Aid or First Aid at Work qualification. Previous experience of programming activities will be an advantage.

Interested? To apply, please email a copy of your CV and covering letter to

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Application Deadline: Friday 11/06/2021