Early Learning & Childcare Modern Apprentice, Various Locations in Perth & Kinross (PKC03500)

Perth and Kinross Council
£7,827 - £9,381 per year
04 Aug 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Early Learning and Childcare Modern Apprentice (PKC03500)
£7,827 - £9,381 (Fixed Term for 15 months) 
Various locations including Perth City, Kinross, Crieff and Blairgowrie 

Are you aged 16-24 and looking for an opportunity to gain on the job experience whilst working towards a qualification?  If so, Perth & Kinross Council seeks motivated individuals who are keen to work with children, whilst gaining an SVQ level 3, Social Services (Children and Young People).
You will work as a member of a team, with young children (0-8) and contribute to the delivery of an integrated approach to children's development in early years within a safe inclusive environment.

During your time on the Modern Apprenticeship Programme you will gain year round work based practical experience & knowledge of various childcare developments & settings, including nurseries, crèche, wraparound care and out of school.

This work based learning will also be supported by regular theoretical learning opportunities delivered by the Early Learning & Childcare Teams. 

You will be required to register with the SSSC.

As a Modern Apprentice with Perth & Kinross Council there are also many opportunities to get involved in corporate events, networking connections events , to participate in charity fundraising and take part in a community volunteering activity. 

If you are an enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude who is looking to take that next step into the world of work, then this could be the perfect role for you.

For more information please contact Nicola Crowe, Education Development Officer (0-8) on 01738 472372 or Susan Johnstone, Team Leader Childcare Strategy on 01738 472350.

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:
MA Childcare - Job Profile.doc