Childcare Attendant

Location: Maldives

This is an incredible opportunity to work in beautiful but remote location, working with a diverse team in a 5* luxury resort in the Maldives. The role will appeal to someone who is keen to travel and experience new cultures. You will be working as part of a team to plan and deliver an exciting programme of activities for children aged between 12 months and 12 years of age in a safe and stimulating environment.

 

Responsibilities

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 twelve months to twelve 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’ and ‘NIYAMA’ service.
  • Support the Kids Club Manager with the preparation and delivery of training.
  • Be adept at keeping an efficient and record of plans and routines
  • Be confident in dealing with NIYAMA guests
  • Liaise with the UK office, Kids Club Manager and NIYAMA staff and work as a team


Duties

  • Provide a safe, hygienic and stimulating environment for children
  • Care for children in the Explorers Kids Club between 9:00am and 6:00pm
  • Plan and deliver a rage of activities both indoors and outdoors, including evening entertainment in peak weeks
  • Provide a nutritious lunch and healthy morning and afternoon snacks
  • Ensure the Kids Club is clean and tidy with toys and equipment cleaned and 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 whenever possible to meet parent’s needs and wishes
  • Ensure all daily records, accident and incident forms are completed and filed correctly
  • Babysit (including Christmas and New Year’s Eve) if required by the guests (paid in addition to your monthly salary)


Abilities and Expectations

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


Essential Experience and Key Competencies

  • Recognised children or teaching qualification
  • Previously worked overseas or travelled extensively
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to communicate in Chinese, French or German (desirable)
  • Strong swimmer
  • Available to commit to a 6-month contract

 

This role is subject to satisfactory police check, medical and visa application.