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Falla Hill Primary School ,Harthill Road ,Fauldhouse, EH47 9HS
£23,143.00 - £26,015.00 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
36 hours per week

This position has expired.


Fixed Term until 30 September 2021

The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 2 May 2021.  West Lothian Council reserve the right to close this post early depending on applicant response levels

We are keen to employ a diverse workforce that reflects the people of Scotland. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and particularly from groups currently under-represented, including people with disabilities, those from minority ethnic communities or from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds

Fallahill Primary School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated Early Years Practitioner within our Nursery team.

The successful candidate will work as part of a forward thinking team, bringing a sound knowledge of child development and will respond to the individual needs of each child, providing high quality interactions and learning and teaching experiences.

Our Nursery class has a 40/40 capacity and consists of am, pm and full day learners.  Nursery accommodation is attached to the Primary School and consists of a spacious learning room and a large outdoor area.

Essential Qualifications

You must hold one of the following to apply:

  • Scottish Nursery Nurse Examination Board Certificate (SNNEB)
  • National Nursery Examination Board Certificate (NNEB)
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) – Early Years Education and Childcare (SCQF Level 7)
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) – Childhood Practice.
  • 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 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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