Childcare Assistant - IMMEDIATE START

Job Details

The Peligoni Club is a family run beach club in the secluded north of Zakynthos, Greece. Established over 30 years ago, we are a members only retreat for a fun-loving crowd, small and personal with a focus on quality over quantity. 

Our crèche, cares for chidren from 3 months to 4 years old and is designed to be a safe haven where parents can leave their little ones in the care of our experienced and qualified childcare team whilst they relax and enjoy the club. Our main crèche is located on-site in a secure walled off section with a large grassy area for children to play safely. During busy periods, we open our second crèche, situated below the Peli Deli, which offers a bright and airy indoor play space and large open garden.

This is a fantastic opportunity for childcare professionals who are looking for a job they love, in a stunning environment. We need a team who are full of energy, creative and caring and always willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our younger guests have an unforgettable holiday. 

In your spare time, as well as being able to explore the island and experience the local food and culture, you will have access to the club’s watersports facilities, allowing you to hone your existing skills or learn new ones in sailing and windsurfing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure our young guests receive the highest level of care
  • Create and develop a happy, safe and stimulating environment
  • Plan a variety of age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities each week
  • Record keeping, where necessary
  • Maintain a high level standard of health and safety
  • Carry out detailed risk assessments
  • Ensure high levels of cleanliness and hygiene are met at all times
  • Be responsible for daily cleaning and regular deep clean of the crèche 
  • Report any maintenance issues within the crèche in a timely manner
  • Communicate effectively with other departments who assist with the childcare operation
  • Communicate effectively with parents
  • Provide support to the rest of the childcare team
  • Host evening activities
  • Prepare healthy and nutritious snacks for children
  • Work a minimum of 2 nights babysitting (which you will be paid extra)

Abilities & Expectations

  • Creative and energetic
  • Fun and outgoing
  • Confident and assertive
  • Safety conscious
  • Patient and sympathetic by nature
  • Outstanding work ethic
  • Excellent guest relations and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well on your own, as well as part of a team
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Flexible and willing to help others
  • Be able to communicate effectively
  • Excellent timekeeping and reliability
  • Present a ‘can do’ attitude

Essential Requirements

  • Level 3 CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education, or equivalent qualification
  • Proven experience working with babies and young children
  • Full Paediatric First Aid Certificate
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate is desirable
  • DBS Certificate
  • Good swimmer
  • Available for the whole season (June-October)
  • EU Passport Holder
  • A full Driving License is desirable

  • Job Information 

  • Company: Peligoni Club
  • Vacancy: Childcare Assistant - IMMEDIATE START
  • Category: Qualified Nanny Jobs, Creche Assistant Jobs, Nursery Assistant Jobs
  • Dates: July - November 2021
  • Salary: From €1100/month plus extra earnings from babysitting, tips, statutory bonuses, accommodation, meals and travel.
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