Summer Day Camp Leader

Job Type

Part-time, temporary


£15.00 per hour

About the Role

Holiday activities and food camps will be running across Wiltshire this coming august to support all primary and secondary age pupils who receive free school meals. We are looking for staff who are committed to making the school holidays an enriching experience for these young people and are prepared to go the extra yard achieve this. The Summer Camp Site Leader will be responsible for 1 of 10 sites that will accommodate around 150 young people each weekday of the holidays. We are therefore looking for people with experience of working with this age range. Other roles are available. Must be 18+

Key responsibilities:

  • Enthusiastic

  • Flexible

  • Puts young people at the heart of the operation

  • Good organisational skills

  • Able to manage staff



  • Experience of working with 5-12 year olds

  • Hold a sport, childcare or teaching qualification

  • Experience of site management

  • Experience of safeguarding procedures


  • Ideally holding a first aid qualification

  • Ideally holding a safeguarding qualification

Location and hours of work

Camps are likely to run Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pm throughout August with additional set up time and close down time required. This role is a month-long contract starting on 2 August 2021.


Candidates should provide a CV and cover letter outlining their suitability for the role via the 'Apply Now' link. Successful candidates will be assessed via a virtual interview.

Employment is subject to the provision of satisfactory references and the completion of an enhanced DBS Check. DBS paid for by employer. All candidates must have the right to work in the UK.

Contract length: 1 month

Part-time hours: 25 per week

Expected Start Date: 02/08/2021

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Salary: £15.00 per hour


  • Monday to Friday


  • working with children age 5-12: 1 year (preferred)


  • sport or childcare qualification (preferred)

  • safeguarding qualification (preferred)

  • first aid qualification (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

About the Company

Learn by Design are an education company who provide youth services across the country. We are the largest local deliverer of the Government’s National Citizen Service (NCS) programme and deliver workshops in more than 1,000 schools every year. For more than 20 years we have helped young people achieve and sustain better lives by delivering motivational and life-changing programmes.