Childcare Support Worker
Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.
Location: Kirkhill Primary School - Out of School Care, Breakfast & Afterschool Club
Duration: Permanent, Part time 27.75 hours per week (Monday - Friday 07:15 - 09:00 & Monday - Thursday 14:45 - 18:15 , Friday 14:45 - 17:45)
To work as a member of a team to create a safe, happy caring environment appropriate to the social, emotional, intellectual, physical and cultural needs of the children and young people attending the service.
The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:
SVQ level 3 in CCLD or Playwork
Experience of direct work with children, young people and families
Ability to evidence an awareness of a child’s learning and developmental needs
Ability to identify needs of individual children and parents put in place strategies to address these
NEEB, HNC or equivalent
The post holder will be expected to:
Comply with SSSC codes of practice
Undertake core training yearly
Have a good knowledge of GIRFEC and the Pre- Birth to three guidelines
Maintain appropriate CPD and training relevant to the post for self and others
Promote an inclusive ethos within settings
Be aware of the relationship between high quality services and the promotion of children’s learning and development.
Please see job profile for further information
2 Childcare Support Worker JP.pdf