Early Years Practitioner (23hpw) Kirkhill Primary School, Inverness-shire (HGH05041)

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Recruiter
Highland Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£10,103 - £12,992 per year
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
HGH05041
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

Post Title:   Early Years Practitioner
Location:    Kirkhill Primary School, Inverness-shire
Hours:         23 hours per week
Duration:    Permanent
Salary:       £10,103 - £11,352 (Unqualified), £11,542 - £12,992 (Qualified) 

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

Applications from Gaelic speakers are encouraged.

This post is under represented in males.  Applications from males are encouraged.

Contact Person:  Georgina Dunbar   Tel:  01463 831543

Job Purpose: To work as an effective member of a team, delivering a flexible, high quality, early learning and child care service that meets the needs of young children and their families.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support - HR Hub C&L Tel. No: 01349 868640 (24 hour voicemail) quoting the post reference number above.

Prior to confirming appointment, we will require successful candidates to become members of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.



Requirements

Those employed as Early Years Practitioner- qualified should hold a recognised qualification in Childcare and Education. (For example HNC/NNEB/SVQ 3) and will be paid on grade HC0535.

Unqualified workers employed as Early Years Practitioner- unqualified will be required to work towards one of the above awards within an agreed timescale and will be paid on grade HC0435.

The Early Years Practitioner is required to hold a relevant Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) registration or agree to apply to SSSC to register as a practitioner. On acceptance of the post, the Early Years Practitioner should achieve registration within 6 months of taking up employment or until registration is determined, whichever is the shorter.

Qualifications in Food Handling and First Aid would be advantageous.



See also:
Job Spec Early Years Practitioner (updated May 2017).pdf
Qualifications for Practitioners in Day Care of Children Services.pdf