Early Years Practitioner (Fixed Term)

Aberdeenshire Council

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Job Description

The post of Early Years Practitioner is central to the delivery of Early Education and Childcare under Aberdeenshire Council’s Education and Children’s Services programme for the expansion of free ELC to 1140 hours per year by 2020.

Required on a fixed term basis at Hill of Banchory Primary, one of our ‘Key to Success’ nursery settings across Aberdeenshire, the successful candidate will be employed initially on a term only basis but there may be a requirement to move to a 52.18 week per year contract from August 2018. You will act as a member of Early Learning and Childcare team, with full involvement in the work of the Early Level curriculum, and where appropriate the pre-Birth to Three Framework, helping to contribute to the care and education of children. 

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

Fixed term for a period not exceeding 05/07/2019.

This post has a minimum requirement of two references, one of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Deborah Burr, 01330 825500.

For further information visit: http://jobs.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/eyp


Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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