Early Learning and Childcare Support Assistant

East Ayrshire Council
£14,487 - £16,562 per year
03 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description
Assist the Early Years team with a range of supports that focus on achieving positive learning outcomes for all children within the Early Childhood Centre ensuring all work undertaken is child centered, promotes positive behaviour, the adoption of independent learning skills and creativity and seeks to support the promotion, delivery and integration of the Council's key objectives as they relate to early learning and care.

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.

There are 13 posts available which range from part time to full time permanent posts. You will be asked within your application form which post(s) you wish to be considered for. These posts are all term time posts working 39 weeks per year. The salary for these posts is £14,487 - £16,562 (pro rata).

See also:
Early Learning & Childcare Support Assistant NS2386 - JOPS 280613 _4_ approved by JA.pdf