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Children’s Club Staff - Europe

Employer
Neilson Active Holidays
Location
Work in Europe!
Salary
Up to £570 PCM based on experience + accommodation + great overall package
Closing date
4 Mar 2021
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Children’s Club Staff - Europe

Job Title: Children’s Club Staff

Location:  European Beach Resorts

Department: Neilson Summer

Dates: April – November

Reports to: Children’s Club Manager/Hotel Manager

Salary: Up to £570 PCM based on experience + accommodation + great overall package

Working for Neilson Active holidays is more than a job; it’s a lifestyle! Spend the summer season based in one of our beautiful Beach Club resorts where it’s all about sharing your passion for the activities you love. You’ll be working hard, but the work is fun, and there’s always plenty of time to play!

We want to ensure that our youngest guests have an amazing, action-packed adventure with Neilson Active Holidays. There’s no doubt that this is a full-on role and you’ll need tonnes of energy.

We’re looking for individuals who love working with kids of all ages and feel that they can bring some additional magic to our Kid’s Team. You’ll be involved in organising and supervising a stimulating, safe, fun and varied timetable of activities, both inside and out.

You’ll be based in one of our beautiful European Neilson beach clubs where we operate the following different clubs:

  • Starfish crèche (4-23 months)
  • Sea Urchins (two and three years old)
  • Sea Badgers (four and five years old)
  • Surfbusters (six and seven years old)
  • Sharksters (eight and nine years old)
  • Stingrays (10 and 11 years old)
  • Surf Squad (12 and 13 years old)
  • Wave Riders (14 and 15 years old)
  • TAG (16 and 17 years old)

We’re always looking for friendly, enthusiastic and approachable individuals to join our amazing team! People who can build rapport with ease, always giving our guest’s confidence in the fact that every element of their holiday is being delivered by people that care.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Present a professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintain an excellent standard of customer service
  • Create and deliver a daytime/evening activity programme for babies and children aged from 2yrs to 17yrs
  • Ensure all activities are fun, engaging, and age-appropriate for each of the individual children’s clubs
  • To make the best use of the environment and equipment available
  • Create a child-friendly environment that considers all Health and Safety requirements
  • Meet with parents daily and encourage an open line of communication to discuss the individual needs of each child
  • Organise appropriate snacks and meals for the children
  • Keep the crèche, clubrooms, equipment, and toys clean, well maintained, and sterilised where applicable
  • Take personal responsibility for the security of Neilson equipment and the appearance of our Neilson clubs
  • Work as part of a team to set up and pack up the daily children’s club programme
  • Assist the resort set up and close down at the start and end of the season
  • Help to organise and host social events, deliver briefings and generally interact with our guests at all times
  • To be understanding of the fact that it might be necessary for you to move between different resorts due to the operational needs of the business and/or to fulfil your contractual end date
  • To be flexible in your job role and willing to assist in all other duties as requested by your manager and according to training you have been given

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • First Aid certificate that is valid for the duration of your contract – This should be a minimum 6-hour practical course providing a certificate that is valid in the workplace (A Paediatric First Aid course would be preferable; however, this is not essential)
  • Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
  • Experience of working with children
  • Previous customer service experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required:

  • Ability to deliver fun, engaging, safe and valuable children’s club programmes
  • Knowledge of emergency First Aid procedures
  • Ability to effectively communicate with guests of all ages, management and other staff
  • Ability to work well within a team and maintain effective working relationships
  • Able to work well under your initiative and to follow verbal and written instructions
  • The ability to confidently hold a conversation in English 

Personal Qualities:

  • Approachable, welcoming, friendly, and enthusiastic
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexible
  • Punctual
  • Clean and tidy appearance

Company

If you've got the passion, we've got the opportunity!

Working for Neilson Active holidays is more than a job, it's a lifestyle! It's all about sharing your passion for the activities you love. You'll be working hard, but the work is fun and there's always plenty of time to play!

We are always looking for friendly, enthusiastic and approachable individuals to join our amazing team! People who can build rapport with ease and continue to give our guests confidence in the fact, that every element of their holiday is being delivered by people that care.

Who Are Neilson Active Holidays?

We are proud to be one of the leading active holiday specialists and have been delivering awesome holidays for over 40 years.

Year after year our guest’s love to return to our resorts to experience the expertise of our resort teams, whether it’s for a top-notch sailing lesson from our qualified RYA instructors, a delicious cocktail freshly served by our experienced bar team or to hit the slopes with one of our Neilson Mountain Experts.

Bring your passion to our team!

You'll need to be a strong, natural communicator who is able to build rapport with ease and interact confidently with both our guests and other staff members alike.

Neilson Active Holidays is bursting at the seams with opportunities to fine tune your talents and the experiences that you will take away from working anywhere within our programme will stand you in great stead for the future.

In addition to all of this, you'll be able to master some amazing activity sports along the way!

Who are we looking for?

  • Those with a great sense of humour!
  • Likeable, charismatic, individuals with bags of character and contagious enthusiasm!
  • Those who can demonstrate the desire to get involved, enhance their skills and share their expertise!
  • Genuine personalities, those that are kind, friendly and helpful in their nature!
  • People who can bring a bit of individual magic to our award-winning team!
  • Grafters that are not scared of hard work, they strive to be the best and can have lots of fun whilst they do it!
  • Those with a great work ethic and the right attitude!
  • Problem solvers that are responsible, punctual and have the ability to use their common sense!
  • Well mannered and positive in their outlook on life!

Training, Development And Career Progression

We want to develop our staff, provide opportunities to learn new skills and give you the chance to follow in the footsteps of many senior Neilson managers who have worked through the ranks with great success.

We have former chalet hosts are now in charge of the largest hotels in our programme and former windsurfing instructors who are now the operational/commercial masterminds behind the development of our biggest products.

If you are happy to put in the hard work and thrive under pressure, we can offer you a challenging and very rewarding career.

The Neilson team are the backbone of the business and we want to be a great company to work for. We listen to what our team have to say and constantly strive to make everything the best it can be. We will ensure that you're properly trained in all aspects of your role in order to meet the expectations of our guests and satisfy all legal requirements.

The Recruitment Process

Working for Neilson is more than a job, it's a lifestyle. It's all about sharing your passion for the activities you love and we are always looking for the best people to join our team.

If you're up for the challenge, we'd love to hear from you, so kick-start your adventure and complete an online application today.

Give yourself the best chance and be sure to complete every section thoroughly so that we can get a feel for who you are and what you are all about.

If your application passes the initial criteria, you will be placed on a list of potential candidates, however, this does not guarantee an interview at this stage.

The team will then take a closer look at the information you have provided to see if you could be a good fit for the business and for the role to which you have applied.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are unable to apply for a specific position through our online application form then this role is not currently available!

For further information see our company website: https://jobs.neilson.co.uk

 

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Neilson Active Holidays
Telephone
01273666130
Location
Locksview
Brighton
East Sussex
Bn25HA
GB
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