Job Vacancy

Childcare and Camps Service Coordinator

Do you have a background in breakfast/after school clubs, nurseries or day camps? Are you proficiently organised, with the ability to engage and inspire children and young people and their parents?

The Role
Our existing childcare sites provide a happy, healthy and safe environment for children in Nottinghamshire.  We strive to develop children and young people, enabling them to become healthy responsible adults. We currently run before and after school clubs as well as providing childcare during the school holidays as well as nursery provision. Your knowledge and proven track record of working with 0 -11 year olds will be essential in our pursuit to provide outstanding childcare in local communities.

As well as an excellent knowledge of EYFS and safeguarding children protocols, your role will require you to be an effective communicator in order to present new ideas to staff, children and parents alike. You will be adept in team leadership and team building and will possess a flexible and adaptable nature coupled with a positive and creative approach. An understanding of KPIs, metrics and trends will be key to this role, as is a background managing budgets and monitoring income.

Ideally you will possess an Early Years or Play Leader qualification to at least level 3, or HND or undergraduate qualification in childcare/ early years/children’s services. You will also be willing to work towards other managerial level qualifications.

At Nottinghamshire YMCA, as well as a pension scheme and a number of benefits, you will also have access to our state of the art gym in the city centre.

We are for social responsibility, youth development and healthy living. Our childcare echoes this and we’ll be looking at you and your team to demonstrate this. Help us make a difference. Apply today.

We operate a COVID safe environment.

How to apply
This post is subject to a DBS check at an Enhanced level and registration to the Update Service, (for which we will pay) and two satisfactory references. Download an application form and relevant job description below and return to

Job Details

Childcare and Camps Service Coordinator
Responsible to: Assistant Operations Manager – Early Years and Childcare
: Children, Youth & Families Department
Location: Nottingham, with regular travel to other sites
Salary: £23,000 – £25,000 pa
Closing Date: 16-08-21