Play Assistant, Scone and Blair Kids Clubs (PKC02376)

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Perth and Kinross Council
£5,967 - £6,426 per year
16 Sep 2016
01 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Play Assistant (PKC02376)
£5,967 - £6,426 (15 hours term-time in Scone + 10 hours during holidays in Blairgowrie)
Scone Kids Club and Blair Kids Club

Perth and Kinross Council is looking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated childcare professional to join the Kids Club Team at Scone during term after school (15 hours) in-service days at Blair Kids Club during the holidays covering the lunch time period.

The successful applicant will contribute to the provision of high quality play experiences within the after school setting, ensuring the smooth running of the service and offering support and care to children and their families.

The successful candidate must be willing to work towards a childcare qualification.

The successful post holder will be supported to access award bearing qualifications and undertake continuing professional development opportunities.

Applicants must register with the Scottish Social Services Council as a Support Worker within 6 months of appointment and they will guided and supported to do this.

For further information or an informal chat please contact the Childcare Strategy on 01738 472350.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Scone and Blair Kids Club - Play Assistant - Job Profile.doc