Sun Mar 18 23:08:00 GMT+00:00 2018

Activities Managers

Deadline: Thu 31 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT
  • Deadline: Thu 31 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT
  • United Kingdom, London, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Malvern, Reading, York
  • Stafford House
  • Experience: 2 YEARS
  • Positions: 8
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Job Summary

If you are an energetic, well-organised individual with the ability to lead a team, then you could be just what we are looking for!
Activities Managers are responsible for overseeing a programme of fun, educational and varied activities and excursions.
You will manage, motivate and coach a team of activity leaders while taking an active role in day- to -day life at the summer centre.
4-8 week contracts available in London, Cambridge, Edinburgh,Reading, Malvern and York

Details of Position

We are a leading provider of junior English and activity programmes, and have been organising residential schools throughout the UK for many years. In 2018 we will be running centres nationwide at a number of prestigious and interesting locations including: London, Brighton, Cambridge, Canterbury, Edinburgh, York, Malvern, Oakham and Reading. We are looking for professional and inspirational teachers to lead our classic, Intensive English, Arsenal Soccer and drama programmes.
We are passionate about our student experience, and make it our responsibility to ensure that everyone leaves having had a great experience. Our goal is to help students make new friends, improve their English, experience British culture and most importantly grow in confidence. We are therefore looking for team members to join us this summer who have the ability to lead, inspire and ensure our students have an unforgettable experience.
If you think you have what it takes, then we look forward to hearing from you soon.
We are British Council-accredited, a member of English UK and Young Learners English UK, and an authorised Trinity College examination centre. Stafford House is part of Cambridge Education Group, one of the UK's leading university preparation course providers.
In addition to competitive rates of pay, our managers can expect:
Full support at all times during the course from experienced and attentive advisers as well as a team at Head Office
Regular Continuous Professional Development sessions and a full paid weekend training prior to the start of the course
A thorough framework of activities guides and materials and well as well-researched walking tours, tour notes and excursion lessons
Support throughout the recruitment process as well as a DBS check paid for by us
The potential for further employment at our year round schools in London, Cambridge Brighton and Canterbury.
Our ongoing commitment to safer recruitment and student safeguarding means that all successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS Enhanced Disclosure or Disclosure Scotland check paid for by Stafford House Study Holidays. You will also be required to provide two professional references as well as explain any gaps in employment history.
For full job descriptions, person specifications and an application form then please visit our website
Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.


Previous experience of running an activity/leisure programme
Activity Manager/ Activity Leader experience
Summer school experience
Effective management skills
Proven competence in leadership and related administration

Salary and Benefits

Residential Activities Managers: £480-£550 per week + 12.07% holiday pay + full accommodation and meals
Generous loyalty bonuses paid to returning managers from £23-£43 per week
Pay in lieu of any unspent holiday is paid at the end of the contract at a rate of 12.07%
Opportunities for further work after the summer at our year-round schools in Brighton, Canterbury and Central London.

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