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  • Ref no: HGH07749
  • Published: 13/8/2019
  • Closes: 2/9/2019
  • Location: Inverness West Family Team, Hut 1, Dochfour Drive, IV3 5EB
  • Salary: £24,113.00 - £27,118.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per year

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Post Title: Community Early Years Practitioner      
Location:   Inverness
Hours:       35 hours per week
Duration:   Permanent
Salary:       £24,113 - £27,118 p.a.

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

Contact Person: Toni Barker Tel: 01463 644850

Job Purpose:

  • Family Teams deliver universal and additional health, social care and child protection services for children in the context of the Highland Practice Model. Teams are multi-disciplinary with an ethos of collaborative practice – within the team and with children, young people, parents and carers. The teams work in communities with partner services within associated school groups and across the Highland area. The work of the team is directed and supervised by Practice Leads in related areas of work, Early Years, School Years and Care & Protection.
  •  As a key member of the Integrated Team, the Early Years Practitioner will report to the Practice Lead for Early Years. The practitioner works to support plans for children with an emphasis on the promotion of positive relationships between children and their carers.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 608279 (24 hour voicemail) quoting post the reference number above. Please find the Job Description below.

Shortlisted applicants will normally be contacted by e-mail, unless otherwise stated. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.


HNC - EYCE / SVQ III - CCLD or equivalent award.

Be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Highland to meet the operational requirements of the service.

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