Childcare practitioner for after school care
24 - 36 hours

Are you looking for an active job in after school care? Do you enjoy working with various cultures, multiple nationalities and do you have a good level of English and Dutch? Our fully renovated Big Ben kids Amstelveen Stadshart location will open its after school care soon. Will you join our team with your after school care experience?

Our new after school care space is beautifully equipped, and together with the location manager you will be responsible for setting up the after school care at Big Ben Kids Amstelveen Stadshart.

The role:

  • Responsible for the after school care of children between 4-12 years old
  • Creating exciting themes and activities and developing new ideas to support our after school care programme
  • Creating a safe and trusted environment in which the children feel free and can develop
  • Guiding children both individually and in (small) groups during our activities
  • Keeping rooms and materials clean to ensure a safe environment
  • Inform parents about the development of their child
  • Picking up children from various (international) schools

Qualifications and competences:

  • You have a qualified diploma to work in (Dutch) childcare. In case you have a diploma from an EEA member state, you need to apply for recognition of your foreign professional qualification here. In case of a Dutch diploma, please check the qualification here
  • Excellent command of English and Dutch, both verbally and written
  • You are flexible and show initiative
  • You have experience in working at a professional childcare organization
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You are motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about our profession
  • You hold a driving licence
  • Having an additional talent, such as music, sports or dance, is an advantage

We offer:

  • A challenging and varied job with plenty of room for own initiative
  • An employment agreement for 24 hours a week, possibility to expand to 36 hours, in combination with work at the daycare
  • You will work in a close-knit, hardworking, dynamic and dedicated team
  • Salary and benefits are in line with the Dutch collective labour agreement (CAO Kinderopvang) for the childcare sector, scale 6

About Big Ben Kids

Big Ben Kids offers high quality childcare to international parents and internationally minded Dutch families offering daycare, after school care and holiday camps at our locations in Scheveningen, Wassenaar and Amstelveen. Our organisation is growing to establish itself as one of the leading international childcare providers in the Netherlands.

We want to achieve this growth through offering constant high quality of customer service, communication and childcare services. At Big Ben Kids we know how important it is for children to have a sense of community and familiarity. That’s why we offer our children a safe environment and a home from home in an international setting where there is tolerance a chance to meet people who are like minded, yet also very different. We are proud to say that our childcare centres are a melting pot of cultures where magical friendships can develop between people from all over the world. Big Ben Kids supports children in recognizing and developing their talents as well as their future potential. At Big Ben Kids, the parents are closely involved in their children’s adventures.

Our staff are experienced and qualified childcare practitioners with international backgrounds.

For more information:


If you are interested please send your motivation letter and CV to:, for the attention of Michiel Deinema, Recruiter.

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