Head of Department - Greece/Turkey/Italy

Mark Warner
Greece, Turkey and Italy
Competitive Salary, Meals, Accommodation + Benefits
Closing date
22 Jan 2022
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**Heads of Departments Vacancies**

Are you currently working within childcare but are on the lookout for something that offers you something a bit different, say in another country? Than at Mark Warner we have just what you are looking for. We are currently looking for someone who is able to organise their own workload but also has a passion for childcare to join our award winning team as a Head of Department for the Summer 2022  season.

With Mark Warner you will have the chance to work in one of our beautiful locations based in the Mediterranean which include, Greece, Sardinia and Turkey. You will get to do a variety of exciting and different activities with the children to help them have the holiday of a lifetime, one of these being windsurfing!

Some of your responsibilities as a HOD will include:

  • Supporting and assisting the Childcare Manager to provide effective day-to-day management of the childcare department.
  • Support and supervise your team of nannies with their day-to-day duties
  • Mentor and train new staff members
  • Maintain inventories on a weekly basis
  • Maintain high standards of organisation and co-ordination within the department

Essential requirements:

  • CACHE, NNEB, City & Guilds, BTEC National Diplomas or equivalent qualification to level 3 within childcare
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a childcare environment
  • Excellent communication and administration skills
  • Ability to use initiative, plan, organise and prioritise work load
  • Paediatric first aid certificate
  • Fluent in English
  • Enhanced DBS

At the end of the day...

This is an incredible opportunity to combine your love for working with children whilst experiencing life in an exciting new country, learning new activities from windsurfing to tennis and exploring superb places on your days off with great friends.

In addition to an exciting and fulfilling season we’re committed to offer you a fantastic package that includes:

  • Return Travel to/from UK
  • Medical Insurance
  • Comfortable Accommodation
  • All Meals & Discounted Drinks
  • Use of the Hotel Sports Equipment and Facilities
  • Smart Uniform
  • Holiday Concessions for Family & Friends
  • A Competitive Salary
  • Opportunity to Work Year-Round
  • Full Training and Management Development

If you’re looking for adventure, want to try new experiences and are keen to develop your skills come join our fun-loving childcare team now!

Please note: All applicants must have an EU/UK passport. 



About Mark Warner
Mark Warner specialise in superb activity holidays to top European ski resorts and beautiful beach resorts in the Mediterranean. With 40 years’ experience we have grown into one of the most highly regarded independent travel companies in the UK. We have received numerous accolades and are very proud to have recently been voted ‘Best Family Tour Operator, Best Activity & Adventure Operator, Best All Inclusive Operator and to win silver for Best Ski Operator’.



At Mark Warner we have an award winning childcare department that runs throughout both our summer and winter seasons so that parents get to have some down time and lots of fun too! Our dedicated and passionate childcare team work hard to ensure that the children in their care have the best experience possible on their holiday and use their creative minds to come up with action-packed plans for the children which can range from going windsurfing in the summer to hot chocolate and crepe trips in the winter. We cater for a variety of different age groups within our childcare department and take part in a wide range of activities that are both fun and safe for each age group. We also offer an evening service in both our summer and winter programme where the children will come along and watch a movie and then go off to sleep ready to be picked up by their parents after dinner. Mark Warner have been providing family friendly holidays for over 45 years’ which allows our childcare staff to build on the already phenomenal part of Mark Warner that has been created not only for the children, but for the parents too.


Looking for adventure? ✓ Want to travel to stunning locations? ✓ Keen to develop your skills? ✓ Want to meet like-minded people? ✓ Love new experiences? ✓


Looking for a Career or just a one-off Season?
Providing both winter and summer holiday packages puts us in a unique position to offer plenty of opportunities for career progression. Whether you’re looking for a short-term challenge or career development, Mark Warner offers a rewarding adventure and fantastic opportunities whatever path you choose.

Our Team
We continue to be market leaders for family holidays and each year employ over 1,500 staff to work in our overseas resorts. With 50,000 clients travelling with us across our summer and winter programmes we see an incredible 40% rebook future holidays. Much of our success is attributed to the high quality of our staff and their dedication to outstanding customer service.


Find Us
0207 761 7020
Mark Warner
20 Kensington Church Street
W8 4EP
United Kingdom

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