Job Title: Breakfast and Afterschool Club Coordinator (Term Time only) 
Location: St Mary’s School, Chessington 
Contract: Permanent:  Part time   
Hours of Work: 35 Hours Per week 
Shift Pattern: 35 hours spread over 7 hours per day, some days may be longer. 
Salary: £16,136.24 Per annum 
Closing Date: 16 February, 2018

YMCA London South West and YMCA East London have merged. This new organisation which is called YMCA London South West has resulted in a growing presence across South, South West and East London.  The Association is part of the affiliated YMCA Christian Movement, offering opportunities to young people and their communities to develop in mind, body and spirit in order to fulfil their potential.

During these exciting times for the association, we are seeking a Breakfast and Afterschool Club Coordinator at YMCA At Mary’s School, Chessington. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a team in the provision of high quality childcare and play opportunities for school age children; to liaise with parents and carers concerning the childrens’ care and to provide a healthy breakfast.  You will be responsible for: creating an inclusive and safe environment for children; reporting and recording information about the setting; supporting and developing staff; ensuring that the setting operates within its budgetary parameters and take an active role in ensuring correct paperwork is completed when taking bookings.

We are looking for someone with a playwork background, who is able to lead on this provision, be creative in their approach to a variety of play opportunities, and provide a range of activities to meet the needs of children of different ages and skill levels. It is essential to have: an understanding of the Statutory EYFS requirements and knowledge of safeguarding and child protection processes; experience of leading and developing creative activities and play opportunities for children; good planning and organisational skills; excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

YMCA London South West is an equal opportunities employer. We value the importance of diversity and positively welcome applications from all members of the community, including those with disabilities.  As a responsible employer, we follow safer recruitment guidelines and will not accept a CV in lieu of a completed application form. The successful candidate will be expected to declare all previous offences and to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

YMCA London South West is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.

For a full job description and an application pack, please visit our website at:

Job Description
Guidance Notes
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

The closing date to complete this application is 16 February, 2018.


Charity No: 1041923