Applications are invited for the above post located at our main campus in Stornoway. 

The post holder will lead and manage An Cotan Childcare Centre, promoting and developing the nursery to ensure the highest quality of provision for children and families. You will be responsible for the operational management of the nursery facilities and staff to deliver an excellent early learning and childcare experience.  

Applicants are expected to be educated to degree level in Childhood Practice or working towards a recognised equivalent Early Years Qualification in Management in addition to having a minimum of 3 years’ experience managing a childcare setting. Excellent communication and organisational skills are essential as well as up to date knowledge of Early Years Framework, Child Protection / Safeguarding and an awareness of Health & Safety legislation.

Completed application and monitoring forms are to be returned by email to by 4pm on Monday 18 July 2022. 

 UHI Outer Hebrides recognises the equality between Gaelic and English, and would welcome applicants with skills in both areas.