Childcare Manager (8415), Sgoil Araich an Tairbeirt, Harris - CNS01773

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

  • Location: HS3 3BG
  • £16,774 to £18,230 per annum, GRADE H
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: CNS01773

Job Description

The postholder will manage and lead Sgoil Araich an Tairbeirt and support the Early Years Manager to take forward tasks outlined within the Early Years Action Plan. You will have a clear and up to date understanding of current legislation in relation to Early Learning & Childcare and Early Level Education. You will manage and support staff to plan and deliver a curriculum which meets individual children’s needs.

You must have proven childcare experience working with young children and their families in an early years setting along with a qualification that meets the SSSC requirements for managers, or be willing to gain the appropriate qualification. You will have experience of supervising staff and working with children with ASN. Knowledge of child development and how children learn along with the ability to plan and implement a curriculum through short, medium and long term planning is essential. It is essential that you are fluent in Gaelic and that you hold a driving licence and have access to a car.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.

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