- Location: Eliburn Nursery Class, Eliburn Family Centre, 5 Jackson Place, Eliburn, Livingston, EH54 6RH
- Salary: £25,978.00 - £29,206.00 per year
- Contract Type: Fixed Term
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 36 hours per week
36 hrs per week, 39 weeks per year - Fixed Term until 16 August 2020, salary pro rata
The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 1 March 2020. West Lothian Council reserve the right to close this post early depending on applicant response levels
The post of Early Years Officer (ELC) is a key post within the school management structure and will develop and promote high quality learning experiences for all children within the setting.
In consultation with the Headteacher and the early years team within the setting the EYO will also take a lead role for all organisation in the nursery and ensure effective partnership working with all stakeholders.
The post holder must have an HNC in childcare or equivalent and be able to demonstrate breadth and depth of experience in an early year’s educational establishment and hold SSSC registration as a practitioner.
The successful candidates must also be willing to work towards BA degree in Childhood Practice within 3 years and complete a SQA module in Leadership. The post will become 52 weeks from 17 August 2020
This position requires registration with the SSSC. The successful candidate will have six months from commencement in this post to register with the SSSC.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.