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Staff Testimonial

Wow. What an amazing, fun and fabulous place and people to work with. I have been truly inspired and learnt new games and skills towards working with children. Refreshed my attitude and love for working with kids completely and got me on the field as surposed to behind a desk. 100% putting my own kids names down for camp next year and looking forward to working there next year.


Samantha Samantha 16th August 2018

Roles | Area Manager

Responsibilities: To oversee a small cluster of camps in your geographical area. You’ll be the first point of contact for camps both over the phone and in person. Area Managers are responsible for providing their camps with support and advice on a day to day basis and enhancing Barracudas reputation with the schools, staff and customers. At the start of the season you’ll be issued with a plan of which camps to head to each day. This will change as and when needed throughout the season.

Duties include:
• Observe registration, collection and activities on camp, including swimming if the camp has a pool
• Audits – every camp will have audits throughout the season. The audits consist of both positive areas as well as areas for improvement
• Feedback your findings from audits and provide support to camps afterwards in areas that require improvement
• Assist the senior team during OFSTED inspections 
• Ensure all paperwork is up to date and filled out correctly. Provide guidance on admin tasks if being done incorrectly
• Assist with staffing or training queries
• Communicate with Central Office to provide them with necessary information
• Answer any Barracudas policy or Health and Safety questions from the senior or general staff 
• Make sure equipment is being used and demonstrated correctly
• Monitor and oversee petty cash
• Deal with confidential issues 

Requirements - You will:
• Have previous experience working as a Camp Manager
• Attend the Area Managers Training Day
• Be eligible to work in the UK
• Obtain an enhanced DBS check through Barracudas 
• Provide satisfactory references
• Be available for Induction Training Day and at least 1 set up day (these will be in the 7 day period prior to camp opening)
• Have a full UK Driving License 
• All staff must complete relevant online training modules annually

Age of children: 4½ -14 years
08:00 – 18:00
Salary: £475.00 - £600.00 per week (dependent on age, qualifications and experience)

NB: The above is an example of what may be involved in your duties as an Area Manager and is listed to give you an insight into what the role entails. Your day may be similar to this but not identical and will include a range of other tasks and responsibilities. 


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