Early Learning & Childcare Practitioner at Shortlees Early Childhood Centre

East Ayrshire Council
£22,022 - £24,024 per year Pro Rata
21 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description
Contribute as part of a management team to the provision of a quality early learning and

childcare service for children aged 0 – 8 years and their families, working to the

principles of the national care standards for early education and childcare, abiding by the

Code of Practice for Social Service Workers and assisting in the supervision and

development of Early Learning and Childcare Practitioners.



The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.

Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises.  Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.


This is a permanent part-time post based at Shortlees Early Childhood Centre.

The hours of this post is 21 hours and 40 minutes (term time).  The work pattern is Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

The salary for this post is £13,635 - £14,875.

See also:
Early Learning and Childcare Practitioner JOPS (2016) (002).doc