Depute Head of Centre

North Lanarkshire Council
£33,782 - £37,572 per year
08 Sep 2017
25 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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Located in Forgewood Family Learning Centre, Motherwell you will deputise for the Head of Centre and assist in all aspects of management in line with Council Policies for Pre-5's. You will assist with activities and undertake direct supervisory responsibilities for functions prescribed by the Head of Centre, e.g. curriculum links with parents and special needs.

An SVQ4, HND in Early Years and Childcare or a degree, professional qualification or equivalent level in a relevant discipline is essential, as is effective communication skills and genuine interest in child welfare and development. You should have extended experience in an early years setting along with leadership qualities and experience of leading a team. You must have knowledge and understanding of legislation affecting young children and their families, e.g. Children and Young People Act 2014 and the ability to address the needs of both staff and children in a supportive manner. An enthusiasm for staff development opportunities is desirable, as is experience in a promoted post.

(Flexible between 8.00 am and 6.00 pm)

ou will require to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member prior to commencing in this role.

This post is apply on-line only.

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See also:
Depute Head of Centre ES.docx
Depute Head of Centre JD.doc