- Location: Kinnaird Waters Early Learning and Childcare Centre, McIntyre Avenue, Larbert, Falkirk, FK5 4TQ
- Salary: £26,738.00 - £30,037.00 per year
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 37 hours per week
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Senior Early Years Officer
Kinnaird Waters Early Learning and Childcare Centre
Post ID – CS3419
A vacancy has arisen for experienced, dedicated and enthusiastic Senior Early Years Officers at Kinnaird Early Learning and Childcare Centre. Following major construction the new Centre opened in August 2019 and will deliver Scottish Government’s expanded flexible early learning and childcare options for parents in August 2020. The Centre will operate an extended day, extended year provision, as well as meeting the demands for term time only children.
The successful candidate will assist in the management and provision of early learning and childcare service within the centre. You should have sound knowledge of recent and relevant practice in early learning and childcare including child development and schematic play. You will have extensive experience of working with children from birth to 5 years with a focus on meeting children’s wellbeing needs first and foremost and using a play based approach to identify and extend learning.
You will hold an HNC in Childcare and Education, an SNNB Certificate or equivalent qualification to allow registration as practitioner with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).
This post is permanent and full time (37 hours)
If you are the successful candidate, you will be required to gain/maintain PVG scheme membership.
For more information or an informal discussion, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 01324 503377.