Sports and Activity Leader
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Sports and Activity Leader

Job description

To care and entertain children aged five to 13 years in the Explorers with a variety of sports focused activities in a safe and hygienic setting.


  • From our teams, we expect an attitude whereby 'nothing is too much trouble'. You will be expected to fulfil the following responsibilities:
  • Care for children aged from five to 13 years planning and delivering an engaging and appropriate activity plan
  • Ensure that the guests and their children benefit from the highest possible level of Scott Dunn service
  • Be adept at keeping an efficient and accurate record of plans and routines
  • Be confident in dealing with Scott Dunn guests
  • Liaise with UK office, the children’s club manager and other staff and work as a team
  • Have a flexible approach to ‘stepping in’ where necessary


  • Provide a safe, hygienic and stimulating environment for children
  • Care for children in the Explorers between 10am and 6pm
  • Plan and deliver a range of activities both indoors and outdoors including evening entertainment in peak weeks
  • Provide a nutritious lunch and healthy morning and afternoon snacks and ensure food is prepared according to Scott Dunn’s food hygiene policy
  • Ensure that the children’s club is clean and tidy with toys and equipment put away at the end of each day
  • Communicate with parents at the end of the day and throughout their holiday regarding their child’s wellbeing
  • Provide a degree of flexibility wherever possible to meet parent’s needs and wishes
  • Ensure all paperwork, daily records and accident and incident forms are completed and filed correctly
  • Baby-sit three times a week if required by the guest (paid in addition to your weekly wage)
  • Travel to any of our other resorts as and when bookings require
  • If a nominated driver drive the children around the resort in a safe and responsible manner using the correct child restraint for the child’s age

Package and Benefits
In order to recruit the best people and deliver our product, Scott Dunn offers a very attractive remuneration package. All our teams are offered:-

  • Full medical insurance (covering you in and out of work)
  • Return travel from the UK
  • Uniform
  • Comprehensive training course

This role is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure and barring service check (criminal background check).

What we are looking for

Abilities and expectations

  • Love and ability to work with children aged between four months and thirteen years of age
  • Team player
  • Good self-motivation
  • Professional
  • Excellent guest relations and interpersonal skills
  • Organised and pro-active
  • Outgoing and fun
  • Must be a strong swimmer

Essential requirements

  • Sports coaching qualification
  • Experience of coaching sports to children
  • Experience of working with children
  • Available for the whole season (June to September)
  • A clean, full driving licence
  • UK/EU passport

Accepted degree subjects


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 21/06/2018

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment


Additional job details

LocationCroatia, Cyprus, Greece, Portugal

Competitive salary

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