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  • Ref no: REN05072
  • Published: 19/3/2020
  • Closes: 27/3/2020
  • Location: Various Locations In Renfrewshire.
  • Rate: £11.97 - £13.09 per hour
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time & Part Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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


Based at various locations throughout Renfrewshire.

Renfrewshire Council are looking to recruit enthusiastic and skilled Early Learning and Childcare Officers.The main duties of the post are: to contribute to the provision of a safe, caring and stimulating nursery environment for all children; to contribute and implement a relevant curriculum in line with national and local guidance; to plan, record, implement and evaluate suitable programmes of activities; to maintain and record children’s assessment progress and to promote parental participation.It is essential you have experience of working with pre-five children in a relevant setting and have knowledge of Curriculum of Excellence (early level) and pre-birth to three-year-old guidance. You should be flexible in your approach and adapt to change.

You must hold an HNC Childhood Practice at SCQF Level 7 or SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 7. Successful candidates if not already registered with SSSC as practioners will be required to do so. This must be done within six months from when you first take up employment as a practitioner.If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit

Post hours are:-

35 hours per week term time
17.5 hours per week term time
37 hours per week 52 week
18.5 hours per week 52 week

Closing date - Friday 27 March 2020

Please note that interviews will take place week commencing 20th April 2020.

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