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  • Ref no: WEL03992
  • Published: 17/1/2020
  • Closes: 2/2/2020
  • Location: Addiewell Primary School, Church Street, Addiewell, West Calder, EH55 8PG
  • Salary: £22,468.00 - £25,264.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

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


36 hrs, 52 weeks per year 

The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 2 February 2020  West Lothian Council reserve the right to close this post early depending on applicant response levels

***Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert early once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage. ***

Addiewell Nursery provides early learning and childcare to the village of Addiewell and the surrounding area.  We are a 50 week facility and provide a mixture of full day and half day places.  As a member of the nursery team you will work to support the provision of a high quality learning environment for all children promoting challenge, curiosity and creativity.

Essential Qualifications

Scottish Nursery Nurse Examination Board Certificate (SNNEB

National Nursery Examination Board Certificate (NNEB)

HNC Childhood Practice

Higher National Certificate (HNC) – Early Years Education and Childcare (SCQF Level 7)

Higher National Certificate (HNC) – Childhood Practive (SCQF Level 7)

Higher National Diploma (HND) – Early Years Education and Childcare (SCQF Level 9

Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 3 – Early Years Care and Education (SCQF Level 7)

Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 3 – Child Care and Education (SCQF Level 7)

Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 3 - Children’s Care, Learning and Development – (SCQF Level 7)

Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 3 - Social Services (Children and Young People) (SCQF Level 7)*

This SVQ3 should consist of the 4 mandatory units plus the following units:

  • 303 H5LG 04 – Promote the development of children and young people
  • 309 H5LL 04  Plan and Implement Curriculum Frameworks for Early Education
  • 310 H5LM 04 Assess Children’s Progress According to Curriculum Framework for Early Education

Plus one other unit of the student’s choice

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.


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